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

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2011.
Description
viii, 334 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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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.
ISBN
  • 9780801897719 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0801897718 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 9780801897726 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0801897726 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2010013269
OCLC
606404430
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