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Complete Idiot's Guide to the Supreme Court (Complete Idiot's Guides)

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The ultimate look at our ultimate court.

The Supreme Court is the highest court in America and the ultimate authority in constitutional interpretation. The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to the Supreme Court presents an easy-to-understand, informative, and even entertaining look at this fascinating institution, whose decisions affect our lives. This book will focus in depth on:

€ The inner workings of the Supreme Court

€ Landmark cases that continue to shape our lives (Roe v. Wade, Miranda v. Arizona, Brown v. Board of Education)

€ Discussion of the latest controversial appointee, capital punishment, racial-preference cases, abortion rights, and more

About the Author

Lita Epstein is a former U.S. Congress press secretary, a current events and American government specialist, the author of The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Social Security, and co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to the Federal Reserve and The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to the Politics of Oil.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592571499
Author:
Epstein, Lita
Publisher:
Alpha
Author:
Epstein, Jd
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Constitutional law
Subject:
Courts - Supreme Court
Subject:
United States - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guides
Publication Date:
20040406
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.20x7.36x.77 in. 1.14 lbs.

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