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The least dangerous branch?

consequences of judicial activism

by Powers, Stephen

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Courts -- United States.,
    • Political questions and judicial power -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen P. Powers and Stanley Rothman.
      ContributionsRothman, Stanley, 1927-, Smith College. Center for the Study of Social and Political Change.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF5130 .P69 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3560813M
      ISBN 100275975363, 0275975371
      LC Control Number2002025311

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