Marbury v. Madison : the origins and legacy of judicial review / William E. Nelson.

Author
Nelson, William E. (William Edward), 1940- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Second edition, revised and expanded.
Published/​Created
  • Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2018]
  • ©2018
Description
xiii, 170 pages ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Landmark law cases & American society [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-164) and index.
Contents
  • The localized structure of power
  • The consensus community
  • James Otis and the Writs of Assistance Case
  • The Stamp Act and the Townshend Act
  • The state cases and the 1787 Convention
  • The politics of constitutional change
  • John Marshall
  • Marbury and the crisis of 1801-1803
  • The early impact of Marbury
  • Judicial review becomes politically charged
  • The judiciary as protector of minorities
  • The worldwide spread of judicial review
  • Conclusion : the relevance of Marbury to judicial review today.
Other title(s)
  • Marbury versus Madison
  • Marbury vs. Madison
ISBN
  • 9780700626533 ((hardback))
  • 0700626530 ((hardback))
  • 9780700626403 ((paperback))
  • 0700626409 ((paperback))
LCCN
2018004640
OCLC
1022075032
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