Materials on legislation: political language and the political process

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Foundation Press, Apr 30, 2005 - Law - 1235 pages
This authoritative discussion of legislation and the political process covers the subject in depth, from legislative history to interpretation; text and context; compromise; and legislative action and inaction after passage of legislation. Expert commentary, case studies, case notes, and examples explain points under consideration. Thought-provoking questions hone students' legal reasoning and help ensure comprehension.

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Table of Cases
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The Books Approach
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William D. Popkin is Walter W. Foskett Professor of Law at Indiana University and author of Materials on Legislation: Political Language and the Political Process.

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