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Supreme Court and the Constitution. by Charles Austin Beard

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Supreme Court,
  • Judicial review -- United States,
  • Constitutional history -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementWith an introd. and bibliographies by Alan F. Westin.
SeriesA Spectrum book: classics in history series, S-CH-6
LC ClassificationsKF4575.Z9 B4 1962
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17755972M

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  The Constitution in the Supreme Court: The Second Century traces the development of the Supreme Court from Chief Justice Fuller () to the retirement of Chief Justice Burger (). Currie argues that the Court's work in its second century revolved around two issues: the constitutionality of the regulatory and spending programs adopted to ameliorate the hardships caused Pages: The Constitution in the Supreme Court book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Constitution in the Supreme Court: The Second Ce /5. An Introduction to Constitutional Law teaches the narrative of constitutional law as it has developed over the past two centuries. All students even those unfamiliar with American history will learn the essential background information to grasp how this body of law has come to be what it is today/5(). “The Schoolhouse Gate is the first book-length history of Supreme Court cases involving the constitutional rights of schoolchildren, a set of cases that, though often written about, have never before been written about all together, as if they constituted a distinct body of law.”Cited by: 2.

Article III of the Constitution gives Congress the authority to create a judiciary, but the only court the Constitution specifically created was the Supreme Court. For the last two centuries, Americans have argued a great deal about how much authority the Court has over the Constitution. It provides plenty of personal background about the justices who sat on the Supreme Court when President Roosevelt tried to change the size of it, in what came to be known as the court-packing plan. One of the reasons why I chose this book is that it evokes the same questions as with what is happening right now in American politics. Most of the book covers Justices and the Court of the past few years. He describes how Gorsuch has changed the Court and the retirement of Kennedy. The book is not unbiased even though Kaplan points out the failures of the liberal wing/5(37).   In “The Supreme Court vs. The Constitution,” Gerald Walpin ’s focus is on judicial interpretations of the Bill of Rights that have circumscribed these long accepted “police powers” of.