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The American judicial tradition :profiles of leading American judges


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Table of Contents

  1. John Marshall and the genesis of tradition
  2. Kent, Story, and Shaw: the judicial function and property rights
  3. Roger Taney and the limits of judicial power
  4. Miller, Bradley, Field, and the reconstructed Constitution
  5. Political ideologies, professional norms, and the state judiciary in the late nineteenth century: Cooley and Doe
  6. John Marshall Harlan I: the precursor
  7. The tradition at the close of the nineteenth century
  8. Holmes, Brandeis, and the origins of judicial liberalism
  9. The four horsemen: the sources of judicial notoriety
  10. Hughes and Stone: ironies of the chief justiceship
  11. Personal versus impersonal judging: the dilemmas of Robert Jackson
  12. Cardozo, Learned Hand, and Frank: the dialectic of freedom and constraint
  13. Rationality and intuition in the process of judging: Roger Traynor
  14. The mosaic of the Warren court: Frankfurter, Black, Warren, and Harlan
  15. The tradition and the future
  16. Appendix:Chronology of judicial service.

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White, G Edward
Oxford University Press
New York :
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 421-433.
Series Volume:
v. 1
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Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
8.000 x 5.380 x 1.000 in 0.886 oz

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