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The Resource Constitutional Debate in Action : Civil Rights and Liberties

Constitutional Debate in Action : Civil Rights and Liberties

Label
Constitutional Debate in Action : Civil Rights and Liberties
Title
Constitutional Debate in Action
Title remainder
Civil Rights and Liberties
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taking into account the political and intellectual forces that shape Supreme Court decisions, Constitutional Debate in Action examines how and why the United States Constitution continues to grow and adapt to human wants, passions, and values. Not your traditional constitutional-law textbook, this three volume set views the Constitution as an institutionalized form of debate by which people press their political demands and arguments upon the Supreme Court. Each volume examines in depth five landmark decisions. Governmental Powers covers: The Power of Judicial Review, The Commerce Power, The W
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Pohlman, H. L
Dewey number
342.7308/5
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • legal cases and notes
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Civil rights
Label
Constitutional Debate in Action : Civil Rights and Liberties
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Racial Discrimination: Brown v . Board of Education; Briefs; Legal Defense Fund's Brief (1952); Brief for the State of Kansas (1952); Oral Argument (1952); Briefs; Legal Defense Fund's Brief (1953); Brief for the State of Kansas (1953); Oral Argument (1953); The Opinion; Postscript; 2 Affirmative Action: Regents of University of Calif v . Bakke and Grutter v. Bollinger (co-authored with Jared Mellott); I. Bakke and Its Background; Briefs; University of California Brief; Allan Bakke's Brief
  • Polish American Congress Amicus BriefNAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund Amicus Brief; Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund Amicus Brief; Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B' rith Amicus Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; II. Developments after Bakke; Briefs; Grutter's Brief; University of Michigan' s Brief; United States ' Brief; Brief of Lt. Gen. Julius W. Becton, et al.; Oral Argument; Opinions; 3 Abortion: Roe v . Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey; I. Roe and Its Background; Briefs; Roe' s Brief (1971); Texas's Brief (1971); Oral Argument (1971); Oral Reargument (1972)
  • The Opinion (1973)II. Developments after Roe; Briefs; Planned Parent hood's Brief; Pennsylvania's Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; Postscript; 4 Hate Speech and Cross Burning: R.A.V. v . City of St. Paul and Virginia v. Black; I. Background to R.A.V.; Briefs; R.A.V.'s Brief; St. Paul's Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; II. Post-R.A.V. Developments; Briefs; Virginia's Brief; Respondent's Brief; Virginia's Reply Brief; Oral Argument; Opinions; 5 Campaign Finance Regulation and Freedom of Speech: McConnell v. Federal Election Commission; Briefs; Senator McConnell's Brief
  • Brief for the Federal Election CommissionOral Argument; The Opinion; 6 Peyote Use and Religious Freedom: Employment Div., Dept. of Human Resources of Oregon v. Smith (co-authored with Jared Mellott); Briefs; Oregon's Brief; Smith's Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; Postscript; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn855970057
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742574946
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855970057
Label
Constitutional Debate in Action : Civil Rights and Liberties
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Racial Discrimination: Brown v . Board of Education; Briefs; Legal Defense Fund's Brief (1952); Brief for the State of Kansas (1952); Oral Argument (1952); Briefs; Legal Defense Fund's Brief (1953); Brief for the State of Kansas (1953); Oral Argument (1953); The Opinion; Postscript; 2 Affirmative Action: Regents of University of Calif v . Bakke and Grutter v. Bollinger (co-authored with Jared Mellott); I. Bakke and Its Background; Briefs; University of California Brief; Allan Bakke's Brief
  • Polish American Congress Amicus BriefNAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund Amicus Brief; Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund Amicus Brief; Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B' rith Amicus Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; II. Developments after Bakke; Briefs; Grutter's Brief; University of Michigan' s Brief; United States ' Brief; Brief of Lt. Gen. Julius W. Becton, et al.; Oral Argument; Opinions; 3 Abortion: Roe v . Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey; I. Roe and Its Background; Briefs; Roe' s Brief (1971); Texas's Brief (1971); Oral Argument (1971); Oral Reargument (1972)
  • The Opinion (1973)II. Developments after Roe; Briefs; Planned Parent hood's Brief; Pennsylvania's Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; Postscript; 4 Hate Speech and Cross Burning: R.A.V. v . City of St. Paul and Virginia v. Black; I. Background to R.A.V.; Briefs; R.A.V.'s Brief; St. Paul's Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; II. Post-R.A.V. Developments; Briefs; Virginia's Brief; Respondent's Brief; Virginia's Reply Brief; Oral Argument; Opinions; 5 Campaign Finance Regulation and Freedom of Speech: McConnell v. Federal Election Commission; Briefs; Senator McConnell's Brief
  • Brief for the Federal Election CommissionOral Argument; The Opinion; 6 Peyote Use and Religious Freedom: Employment Div., Dept. of Human Resources of Oregon v. Smith (co-authored with Jared Mellott); Briefs; Oregon's Brief; Smith's Brief; Oral Argument; The Opinion; Postscript; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn855970057
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742574946
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855970057

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