The Resource The next justice : repairing the Supreme Court appointments process, Christopher L. Eisgruber

The next justice : repairing the Supreme Court appointments process, Christopher L. Eisgruber

Label
The next justice : repairing the Supreme Court appointments process
Title
The next justice
Title remainder
repairing the Supreme Court appointments process
Statement of responsibility
Christopher L. Eisgruber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Supreme Court appointments process is broken, and the timing couldn't be worse--for liberals or conservatives. The Court is just one more solid conservative justice away from an ideological sea change--a hard-right turn on an array of issues that affect every American, from abortion to environmental protection. But neither those who look at this prospect with pleasure nor those who view it with horror will be able to make informed judgments about the next nominee to the Court--unless the appointments process is fixed now. In The Next Justice, Christopher Eisgruber boldly proposes a way to
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
347.73/2634
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8742
LC item number
.E357 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The next justice : repairing the Supreme Court appointments process, Christopher L. Eisgruber
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
A broken process in partisan times -- Why judges cannot avoid political controversy -- The incoherence of judicial restraint -- Politics at the court -- Why judges sometimes agree when politicians cannot -- Judicial philosophies and why they matter -- How presidents have raised the stakes -- Should the Senate defer to the president? -- How to change the hearings -- What kinds of justices should we want? -- The path forward
Control code
ocn642206027
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827824
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttvx5v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33100226
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)642206027
  • pebcs1282569287

Library Locations

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