Series: Constitutionalism and Democracy

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The Supreme Court Bar: Legal Elites in the Washington Community by Kevin T. McGuire1993
The Warren Court in Historical and Political Perspective by Mark Tushnet1993
The Constitutional Thought of Thomas Jefferson by David N. Mayer1994
Juries and judges versus the law : Virginia's provincial legal perspective, 1783-1828 by Frederick Thornton Miller1994
Producers Versus Capitalists: Constitutional Conflict in Antebellum America by Tony A. Freyer1994
The Martinsville Seven: Race, Rape, and Capital Punishment by Eric W. Rise1995
New Communitarian Thinking: Persons, Virtues, Institutions, and Communities by Amitai Etzioni1995
Race Relations Litigation in an Age of Complexity by Stephen L. Wasby1995
To Build a Wall: American Jews and the Separation of Church and State by Gregg Ivers1995
Judicial Independence in the Age of Democracy: Critical Perspectives from around the World by Peter H. Russell2001
Creating Constitutional Change: Clashes over Power and Liberty in the Supreme Court by Gregg Ivers2004
Justice Curtis In The Civil War Era: At The Crossroads Of American Constitutionalism by Stuart Streichler2005
Institutional Games and the U.S. Supreme Court by James R. Rogers2006
Judging on a Collegial Court: Influences on Federal Appellate Decision Making by Virginia A. Hettinger2006
Answering the Call of the Court: How Justices and Litigants Set the Supreme Court Agenda (Constitutionalism and Democracy) by Vanessa A. Baird2007
Strategic Selection: Presidential Nomination of Supreme Court Justices from Herbert Hoover through George W. Bush by Christine L. Nemacheck2007
Law, Politics, and Perception: How Policy Preferences Influence Legal Reasoning by Eileen Braman2009
The View of the Courts from the Hill: Interactions between Congress and the Federal Judiciary by Mark C. Miller2009
Battle over the Bench: Senators, Interest Groups, and Lower Court Confirmations by Amy Steigerwalt2010
Merely Judgment: Ignoring, Evading, and Trumping the Supreme Court by Martin J. Sweet2010
In Chambers: Stories of Supreme Court Law Clerks and Their Justices by Todd C. Peppers2012

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