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The political question doctrine and the Supreme Court of the United States

Author: Nada Mourtada-Sabbah; Bruce E Cain
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Historically, the political question doctrine has held the courts from resolving constitutional issues that are better left to other departments of government, as a way of maintaining the system of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cases
Trials, litigation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Political question doctrine and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, ©2007
(OCoLC)608128080
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nada Mourtada-Sabbah; Bruce E Cain
ISBN: 9780739112830 073911283X 9780739112847 0739112848
OCLC Number: 71348671
Notes: "Published in cooperation with the Berkeley Public Policy Press of the Institute of Governmental Studies at the University of California, Berkeley."
Description: viii, 273 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The rise and fall of the political question doctrine / Rachel E. Barkow --
Law and prudence in the law of justiciability : the transformation and disappearance of the political question doctrine / Mark Tushnet --
Leaving the empty vessel of "republicanism" unfilled : an argument for the continued nonjusticiability of Guarantee Clause cases / Richard L. Hasen --
Two centuries of changing political question in cultural context / Nada Mourtada-Sabbah and John W. Fox --
A political question by any other name : government strategy in the enemy combatant cases of Hamdi and Padilla / Nancy Kassop --
Political questions in France / Pierre Avril --
Who should be the authoritative interpreter of the Constitution? : why there should not be a political question doctrine / Erwin Chemerinsky --
Bush v. Gore : too political? / Louis Fisher --
Political questions and political cases : the evolving justifications for judicial involvement in politics / Nathaniel Persily --
Termination of the ABM treaty and the political question doctrine : judicial succor for presidential power / David Gray Adler --
Political questions and political remedies / Jonathan R. Siegel.
Responsibility: edited by Nada Mourtada-Sabbah and Bruce E. Cain.
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