Cases and Controversies: Civil Rights and Liberties in Context

by

Write The First Customer Review

This casebook--containing longer excerpts than those found in most other books-- includes cases from important Supreme Court opinions and material that places these cases and the issues they raise in a broad political, historical, and social context. The volume presents Supreme Court challenges and land mark decisions involving wartime protest and hysteria; the Great Depression; and conflicts over issues such as abortion. A focus on the "characters" who make up the stories of constitutional law--such as Dred Scott, Homer ...

Cases and Controversies: Civil Rights and Liberties in Context 2004, Routledge, Upper Saddle River, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780130456243

Trade paperback

Select