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Title The politics of judicial independence : courts, politics, and the public / edited by Bruce Peabody

Publ Info Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  KF8775 .P655 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  KF8775 .P655 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 334 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [261] - 320) and index
Contents The choreography of courts-Congress conflicts / Charles Geyh -- Congress and judicial supremacy / Neal Devins -- Presidential manipulations of judicial power / Stephen M. Engel -- Institutional interdependence and the separation of powers / J. Mitchell Pickerill -- The public and judicial independence / Tom S. Clark -- Judicial elections and public perception of the courts / Matthew J. Streb -- Conflicts with courts in common law nations / Jason Pierce -- The siege on the Israeli Supreme Court / Maya Sabatello -- Self-regulation and an independent judiciary / Scott E. Gant -- Judicial credibility / Louis Fisher
LC subject Judges -- United States
Judicial independence -- United States
Judicial process -- United States
Judicial power -- United States
Add Author Peabody, Bruce Garen, 1969-
ISBN 9780801897719 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801897718 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780801897726 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801897726 (pbk. : alk. paper)