Containing more than 130 edited Supreme Court cases and commenting on over 1,000 more, this best-selling, all inclusive casebook details how the Supreme Court interprets the Constitution, and follows the growth and change in U.S. laws over periods of time. Focuses first on cases that deal with the basic structure of the United States government, and then explores those that deal with the right of individuals against government. Precedes each excerpt from the Court's opinion with notes placing it in its social, economic, or political context to help readers see how the meaning of the Constitution has changed over time, and what factors have directed this evolution. Features diverse case studies which enable readers to follow the dramatic change in personnel of the court and the impassioned nature of the divisions between the justices. Now includes 1998 Supreme Court decisions, plus highlights new cases on separation of powers and federalism—two doctrinal areas that have experienced major development in the last two decades. For professionals in law, political scientists, and history.
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Book Description Pearson, 1999. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: I. UNITED STATES GOVERNMENTAL STRUCTURE. 1. The Supreme Court and the Nature of the Constitution. Amending the Constitution.Hawkev.Smith. Colemanv.Miller. Judicial Review: Establishment.Marburyv.Madison.EakinV.Raub. Cases and Controversies.Muskratv.United States.Lutherv.Borden.Colegrovev.Green.Bakerv.Carr.Frothinghamv.Mellon.Flastv.Cohen.Valle y Forge Christian Collegev.Americans United. 2. The Legislative Branch. Congressional Control over the Court. Ex parteMcCardle.Legislative Investigations.McGrainv.Daugherty.Barenblattv.United States. The Delegation of Legislative Power.Schechter Poultry Corporationv.United States.United Statesv.Curtiss-Wright Export Corporation. 3. The Executive Branch. Constitutional Powers of the President. Ex parteMilligan.In reNeagle.Youngstown Sheet and Tube Companyv.Sawyer.United Statesv.Nixon.Nixonv.Fitzgerald.Clintonv.Jones.United Statesv.Belmont. Political Control Over Administration.Myersv.United States.Humphrey's Executorv.United States.Buckleyv.Valeo.Immigration and Naturalization Servicev.Chadha.Morrisonv.Olson. 4. The Electorate. Citizenship.Priggv.Pennsylvania.Dred Scottv.Sandford.The Slaughter-House Cases.Kennedyv.Mendoza-Martinez. The Right to Vote. Ex partYarbrough.United Statesv.Classic.Smithv.Allwright. Right to Equal Representation.Reynoldsv.Sims.Shawv.Reno. Defining the Federal Polity.U.S. Term Limits, Inc.v.Thornton. 5. Division of Power Between Nation and States. Nature of National Power.McCullochv.Maryland.Martinv.Hunter's Lessee. The Nature of State Power.Coylev.Smith.United Statesv.Butler.Collectorv.Day.University of Illinoisv.United States.United Statesv.California.National League of Citiesv.Usery.Garciav.San Antonio Metro.Gregoryv.Ashcroft.Printzv.United States. Federal Power to Tax and Spend.Hyltonv.United States.Pollockv.Farmers' Loan & Trust Company.Baileyv.Drexel Furniture Company.South Dakotav.Dole. Federal Commerce Power.Gibbonsv.Ogden.Cooleyv.The Board of Wardens of the Port of Philadelphia.Edwardsv.California.United Statesv.E.C. Knight Co.The Shreveport Case.Hammerv.Dagenhart.Schechter Poultry Corp.v.United States.NLRBv.Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp.Heart of Atlanta Motelv.United States.Katzenbachv.McClung.United Statesv.Darby.United Statesv.Lopez. War and Treaty Powers.Woodsv.Miler.United Statesv.Verdugo-Urquidez.Missouriv.Holland. II. PROTECTION AGAINST GOVERNMENT AUTHORITY. 6. The Original Constitution's Guarantees of Rights. Ex Post Facto Laws.Calderv.Bull. Bills of Attainder.United Statesv.Brown.The Contract Clause.The Dartmouth College Case. 7. The Nationaliza. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0130832790
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