Synopses & Reviews
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.