Reconstructing Judicial Review

Author: Sarah Nason
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1509904638
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This book offers a new interpretation of judicial review in England and Wales as being concerned with the advancement of justice and good governance, as opposed to being concerned primarily with ultra vires or common law constitutionalism.

Legal Pragmatism

Author: Michael Sullivan
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253116988
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In Legal Pragmatism, Michael Sullivan looks closely at the place of the individual and community in democratic society.

Reconstructing Reconstruction

Author: Pamela Brandwein
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822323167
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' Brandwein forces us to pay more attention to the ways in which the reconstruction of history (in this case, the history of Reconstruction) becomes a vital resource in contemporary constitutional politics.

Judicial Reconstruction And The Rule Of Law

Author: Angeline Lewis
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9004228101
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Challenging the dominant rhetoric of international rule of law operations, this work reasserts the centrality of the community in building its own relationship with law, counselling military interveners to refocus exclusively on restoring ...

The People Themselves

Author: Larry Kramer
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195306453
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Examines the distinct difference between how the people and the founding fathers viewed the new Constitution and how it is interpreted over two hundred years later and maintains that originally the people were the ones responsible for ...

Bills Of Rights In The Common Law

Author: Robert Leckey
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107038537
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This book argues that judges sacrifice individual rights by using less than their full powers in order to appear democratically legitimate.

Colorblind Injustice

Author: J. Morgan Kousser
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807847381
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This book compares the failed First Reconstruction (after the Civil War) to the relatively successful Second Reconstruction, which encompasses the Civil Rights movement after World War II. The first book-length study of the Supreme Court's ...

The Politics Of Judicial Interpretation

Author: Robert J. Kaczorowski
Publisher: Fordham Univ Press
ISBN: 9780823223824
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This landmark work of Constitutional and legal history is the leading account of the ways in which federal judges, attorneys, and other law officers defined a new era of civil and political rights in the South and implemented the ...

Rethinking The Judicial Settlement Of Reconstruction

Author: Pamela Brandwein
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139496964
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Reconstruction – America's second revolution1 – was dead by 1877, and the
fatal blow was inflicted by the Supreme ... 488; Eugene Gressman, “The Unhappy
History of Civil Rights Legislation,” 50 Michigan Law Review 1323, 1336–7 (1952
); ...