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One Case at a Time: Judicial Minimalism on the Supreme Court

Cass R. Sunstein - Law - 2001 - 290 pages
Abortion, affirmative action, the "right to die," pornography and free speech, homosexuality and sex discrimination: as eagerly as the Supreme Court's rulings on these hot ...
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Republic.com 2.0

Cass R. Sunstein - Law - 2009 - 272 pages
What happens to democracy and free speech if people use the Internet to listen and speak only to the like-minded? What is the benefit of the Internet's unlimited choices if ...
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A Constitution of Many Minds: Why the Founding Document Doesn't Mean What It ...

Cass R. Sunstein - Law - 2009 - 240 pages
The future of the U.S. Supreme Court hangs in the balance like never before. Will conservatives or liberals succeed in remaking the court in their own image? In A Constitution ...
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Legal Reasoning and Political Conflict

Cass R. Sunstein Karl N. Llewellyn Distinguished Service Professor of Jurisprudence and Co-Director of the Center on Constitutionalism in Eastern Europe University of Chicago - Political Science - 1996 - 240 pages
The most glamorous and even glorious moments in a legal system come when a high court recognizes an abstract principle involving, for example, human liberty or equality. Indeed ...
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Coercion and the State

David A. Reidy, Walter J. Riker - Law - 2008 - 259 pages
A signal feature of legal and political institutions is that they exercise coercive power. The essays in this volume examine institutional coercion with the aim of trying to ...
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Why Societies Need Dissent

Cass R. Sunstein - Political Science - 2005 - 246 pages
In this timely book, Cass R. Sunstein shows that organizations and nations are far more likely to prosper if they welcome dissent and promote openness. Attacking "political ...
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Radicals in Robes

Cass R. Sunstein - Law - 2009 - 304 pages
Praised as a must-have primer during the Roberts and Alito hearings, Radicals in Robes offers a rigorous yet accessible analysis of what’s at stake in the judiciary choices ...
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The Partial Constitution

Cass R. Sunstein - Law - 1994 - 414 pages
American constitutional law is at a crossroads. In a major new interpretation of the Constitution, Cass Sunstein offers a clear account of our present dilemmas and shows where ...
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The Constitution in 2020

Jack M. Balkin Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Yale Law School, Reva B. Siegel Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Yale Law School - Law - 2009 - 368 pages
The Constitution in 2020 is a powerful blueprint for implementing a more progressive vision of constitutional law in the years ahead. Edited by two of America's leading ...
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After the Rights Revolution: Reconceiving the Regulatory State

Cass R. Sunstein - Law - 1993 - 284 pages
In the twentieth century, American society has experienced a "rights revolution": a commitment by the national government to promote a healthful environment, safe products ...
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