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Item #78177 Charting the Future: The Supreme Court Responds to a Changing Society. John E. Semonche.
Charting the Future: The Supreme Court Responds to a Changing Society

Charting the Future: The Supreme Court Responds to a Changing Society

Semonche, John E. Charting the Future: The Supreme Court Responds to a Changing Society, 1890-1920. Westport, [Conn.]: Greenwood Press, [1978]. xiii, 470 pp. Hardcover in lightly worn dust jacket. $50. * Contents: 1. Setting the scene: the men and the court; 2. Shifting membership and the shifting doctrine; 3. Into the political maelstrom; 4. A "giant" falls, but his shadow lingers; 5. Deference, not abdication; 6. Roosevelt proposes, the court disposes; 7. Judicial resistance: the fateful 1807 term; 8. In his image: Taft remakes the court; 9. New paths from crowded dockets; 10. "Radicalizing: the court: the new Wilson appointees; 11. Ominous rumblings; 12. Ending an era: pragmatism in eclipse.

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