The will of the people : how public opinion has influenced the Supreme Court and shaped the meaning of the Consitution /
- Publication info:
- New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
Osgoode Hall Law School Library
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- Corporate Subject:
- The will of the people : how public opinion has influenced the Supreme Court and shaped the meaning of the Consitution / Barry Friedman.
- Main Author:
- Friedman, Barry, 1958-
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010
- 1st paperback ed.
Friedman's pathbreaking account of the relationship between popular opinion and the Supreme Court--from the Declaration of Independence to the end of the Rehnquist court in 2005--details how the American people came to accept their most controversial institution and shaped the meaning of the Constitution.
- Physical Description:
614 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents
- Law v. will
- Conclusion : what history teaches.