The Resource Law's allure : how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics, Gordon Silverstein, (electronic resource)

Law's allure : how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics, Gordon Silverstein, (electronic resource)

Label
Law's allure : how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics
Title
Law's allure
Title remainder
how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Silverstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Law's Allure explains how, when, and why America's reliance on legal rules and judicial decisions shapes, constrains, saves, and sometimes even kills politics
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silverstein, Gordon
Index
index present
LC call number
KF5130
LC item number
.S55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political questions and judicial power
  • Judicial power
  • Justice, Administration of
  • Law
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • LAW
  • LAW
  • Law
  • Political questions and judicial power
Label
Law's allure : how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics, Gordon Silverstein, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-305) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Motives, incentives, patterns, and process -- Why now? from may and may not--to must -- Law is different : the power of precedent -- Poverty and abortion : the risks and rewards of a judicial strategy -- Environmental regulation : a constructive pattern -- Campaign finance : a de-constructive pattern -- The separation of powers : when the Court says yes--and no -- War powers and precedent : when the Court is reluctant to intervene -- Tobacco : how law saves--and kills politics -- The promise and peril of law's allure
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 316 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521896474
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)667029715
  • (OCoLC)ocn667029715
Label
Law's allure : how law shapes, constrains, saves, and kills politics, Gordon Silverstein, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-305) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Motives, incentives, patterns, and process -- Why now? from may and may not--to must -- Law is different : the power of precedent -- Poverty and abortion : the risks and rewards of a judicial strategy -- Environmental regulation : a constructive pattern -- Campaign finance : a de-constructive pattern -- The separation of powers : when the Court says yes--and no -- War powers and precedent : when the Court is reluctant to intervene -- Tobacco : how law saves--and kills politics -- The promise and peril of law's allure
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 316 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521896474
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)667029715
  • (OCoLC)ocn667029715

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