The Resource Salt of the earth, conscience of the court : the story of Justice Wiley Rutledge, John M. Ferren

Salt of the earth, conscience of the court : the story of Justice Wiley Rutledge, John M. Ferren

Label
Salt of the earth, conscience of the court : the story of Justice Wiley Rutledge
Title
Salt of the earth, conscience of the court
Title remainder
the story of Justice Wiley Rutledge
Statement of responsibility
John M. Ferren
Title variation
  • Story of Justice Wiley Rutledge
  • Justice Wiley Rutledge
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Kentucky-born son of a Baptist preacher, Supreme Court Justice Wiley Rutledge (1894-1949) became one of the Court's leading liberal activists and a supporter of racial equality, free speech, and church-state separation. Drawing on over 160 interviews, John M. Ferren provides a valuable analysis of Rutledge's life and judicial decision-making
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 347.73/2634
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8745.R87
LC item number
F47 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Salt of the earth, conscience of the court : the story of Justice Wiley Rutledge, John M. Ferren
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 511-541) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kentucky and Tennessee -- Wisconsin, Indiana, North Carolina, New Mexico -- Colorado -- St. Louis : high standards and a "big heart" -- St. Louis : a public liberal -- Legal philosophy -- Iowa City : innovation and influence -- Iowa City : support for minorities, legal aid, and court-packing -- Roosevelt's first court vacancies : Van Devanter, Sutherland, Cardozo -- The Brandeis vacancy -- Court of Appeals years : adjustment and impending World War -- Court of Appeals years : judicial approach and outside interests -- The Byrnes vacancy -- The new justice -- Denaturalized citizenship, West Coast curfew, and Japanese-American internment -- First Amendment freedoms -- Acrimony in the court -- The Selective Service, price control, and agency review -- War crimes and military commissions -- A new chief, Jackson's blast from Nuremberg, and the striking mine workers -- A more seasoned justice, sharp divides over criminal procedure -- State courts, the Bill of Rights, and access to federal courts -- The commerce clause and equal protection -- The Justice's world view -- Last term -- Last days : the man and the Justice remembered
Control code
ocm65184737
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 577 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807876619
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b36383624
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65184737
  • acaebk0807876615
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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