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To Secure These Rights: The Declaration of Independence and Constitutional ...

Scott Douglas Gerber - Political Science - 1995 - 330 pages
To Secure These Rights enters the fascinating--and often contentious--debate over constitutional interpretation. Scott Douglas Gerber here argues that the Constitution of the ...
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First Principles: The Jurisprudence of Clarence Thomas

Scott Douglas Gerber - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 281 pages
"...An excellent and balanced review of the justice's first years on the Court." (National Review) The paperback edition includes a provocative new Afterword by the author ...
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The Declaration of Independence: origins and impact

Scott Douglas Gerber - History - 2002 - 347 pages
The new reference series, Landmark Events in U.S. History, uses both contributed essays from eminent scholars and excerpts of primary source documents with explanatory ...
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The Law Clerk: A Novel

Scott Douglas Gerber - Fiction - 2007 - 266 pages
An explosive novel by a former law clerk to a federal judge, The Law Clerk combines the insider feel of today's most exciting fiction with insights into one of the most ...
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A Distinct Judicial Power: The Origins of an Independent Judiciary, 1606-1787

Scott Douglas Gerber - Law - 2011 - 413 pages
This title provides a comprehensive critical analysis of the origins of judicial independence in the United States. The book examines the political theory of an independent ...
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The Supreme Court in the Early Republic: The Chief Justiceships of John Jay ...

William R. Casto - Law - 2012 - 296 pages
William R. Casto sheds a new light on America’s federal judiciary and the changing legal landscape with his detailed examination of the Supreme Court’s formative years. In a ...
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Jay and Ellsworth, the First Courts: Justices, Rulings and Legacy

Matthew P. Harrington - Law - 2008 - 309 pages
A fascinating exploration of the first two Supreme Courts and how they laid the groundwork for the modern-day Court. * Biographies of key justices such as Oliver Ellsworth ...
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Origins of the Federal Judiciary : Essays on the Judiciary Act of 1789 ...

Documentary History Project Maeva Marcus Director, Supreme Court of the United States - Law - 1992 - 320 pages
The Judiciary Act of 1789 established a federal court system, an experiment that became one of the outstanding features of American democracy. Yet little has been written about ...
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Original Intent and the Framers' Constitution

Leonard W. Levy - History - 2000 - 543 pages
For more than two hundred years a debate has raged between those who believe that jurists should follow the original intentions of the Founding Fathers and those who argue that ...
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