The Resource Courts of Appeals in the Federal Judicial System : A Study of the Second, Fifth, and District of Columbia Circuits, (electronic resource)

Courts of Appeals in the Federal Judicial System : A Study of the Second, Fifth, and District of Columbia Circuits, (electronic resource)

Label
Courts of Appeals in the Federal Judicial System : A Study of the Second, Fifth, and District of Columbia Circuits
Title
Courts of Appeals in the Federal Judicial System
Title remainder
A Study of the Second, Fifth, and District of Columbia Circuits
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Courts of Appeals were designed to be a unifying force in American law and politics, but they also contribute to decentralization and regionalization of federal law. Woodford Howard studies three aspects of this problem: first, what binds the highly decentralized federal courts into a judicial system; second, what controls the discretion of judges in making law and policy; and third, how can quality judicial decisions be maintained under heavy-volume pressure. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again ma
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 347.73/24
  • 347.7324
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF8750 .H68 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Courts of Appeals in the Federal Judicial System : A Study of the Second, Fifth, and District of Columbia Circuits, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
Cover; One · Courts of Appeals in the Governing Process; Part II · The Roles of Circuit Judges; Part III · Perspectives on Reform
Control code
ocn884013439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (445 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400855452
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30572010
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013439
  • ebl1400855454

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