Catalog The will of the people : how public opinion has influenced the Supreme Court and shaped the meaning of the Constitution
The will of the people : how public opinion has influenced the Supreme Court and shaped the meaning of the Constitution
1st ed. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.
9780374220341, 0374220344, 9781616648268, 1616648260, 9780374532376, 0374532370
Friedman's pathbreaking account of the relationship between popular opinion and the Supreme Court--from the Declaration of Independence to the end of the Rehnquist court in 2005--details how the American people came to accept their most controversial institution and shaped the meaning of the Constitution.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Conception -- Independence -- Defiance -- Control -- Constituency -- Law v. will -- Acceptance -- Limitations -- Interpretation -- Activism -- Conclusion: What history teaches
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