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The Warren Court [electronic resource] : a retrospective / edited by Bernard Schwartz.

Contributor(s): Schwartz, Bernard, 1923-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996Description: 1 online resource (x, 406 p.).ISBN: 9780195355840 (electronic bk.); 0195355849 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Warren, Earl, 1891-1974 | United States. Supreme Court -- History | Warren, Earl | LAW -- Government -- Federal | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- Judicial Branch | LAW -- Legal Services | LAW -- Civil Procedure | Rechtspraak | Rechtssociologie | Supreme Court (VS)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Warren Court.DDC classification: 347.73/26 | 347.30735 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction / James B. O'Hara -- A personal remembrance / William J. Brennan, Jr. -- Earl Warren and his America / David Halberstam -- The constitutional corpus. Race and equality : the still unfinished business of the Warren Court / Julius L. Chambers -- Freedom of speech in the Warren Court / Nadine Strossen -- The Warren Court and freedom of the press / Ronald D. Rotunda -- The Warren Court and the religion clauses of the First Amendment / John Sexton -- The Warren Court and criminal justice / Yale Kamisar -- The takings jurisprudence of the Warren Court : a constitutional siesta / Richard A. Epstein -- The Warren Court and the welcome stranger rule / Richard Neely -- The justices. Hugo L. Black / Bernard Schwartz -- William J. Brennan, Jr. / Richard S. Arnold -- William O. Douglas / James F. Simon -- Felix Frankfurter / Philip B. Kurland -- John Marshall Harlan / Norman Dorsen -- Earl Warren / Bernard Schwartz -- Clerking for the Chief Justice / Tyrone Brown -- A broader perspective. The Warren Court and the legal profession : shouldering the responsibility of a common law legal system / George E. Bushnell, Jr. -- The Warren Court in historical perspective / Kermit L. Hall -- The Warren Court and state constitutional law / James G. Exum, Jr., Louis D. Bilionis -- From modernism to postmodernism in American legal thought : the significance of the Warren Court / Stephen M. Feldman -- The international impact of the Warren Court / The Right Honorable the Lord Woolf -- Spook of Earl : the spirit and specter of the Warren Court / Alex Kozinski -- What the Warren Court has meant to America / David J. Garrow -- The legacy of the Warren Court / Anthony Lewis.
Summary: A judge-made revolution? The very term seems an oxymoron, yet this is exactly what the Supreme Court under Chief Justice Earl Warren achieved. In Bernard Schwartzs latest work, based on a conference at the University of Tulsa College of Law, we get the first retrospective on the Warren Court--a detailed analysis of the Courts accomplishments, including original pieces by well-known judges, professors, lawyers, popular writers such as Anthony Lewis, David Halberstam, David J. Garrow, and a rare personal remembrance by Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. The Warren Court: A Retrospective begins with.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / James B. O'Hara -- A personal remembrance / William J. Brennan, Jr. -- Earl Warren and his America / David Halberstam -- The constitutional corpus. Race and equality : the still unfinished business of the Warren Court / Julius L. Chambers -- Freedom of speech in the Warren Court / Nadine Strossen -- The Warren Court and freedom of the press / Ronald D. Rotunda -- The Warren Court and the religion clauses of the First Amendment / John Sexton -- The Warren Court and criminal justice / Yale Kamisar -- The takings jurisprudence of the Warren Court : a constitutional siesta / Richard A. Epstein -- The Warren Court and the welcome stranger rule / Richard Neely -- The justices. Hugo L. Black / Bernard Schwartz -- William J. Brennan, Jr. / Richard S. Arnold -- William O. Douglas / James F. Simon -- Felix Frankfurter / Philip B. Kurland -- John Marshall Harlan / Norman Dorsen -- Earl Warren / Bernard Schwartz -- Clerking for the Chief Justice / Tyrone Brown -- A broader perspective. The Warren Court and the legal profession : shouldering the responsibility of a common law legal system / George E. Bushnell, Jr. -- The Warren Court in historical perspective / Kermit L. Hall -- The Warren Court and state constitutional law / James G. Exum, Jr., Louis D. Bilionis -- From modernism to postmodernism in American legal thought : the significance of the Warren Court / Stephen M. Feldman -- The international impact of the Warren Court / The Right Honorable the Lord Woolf -- Spook of Earl : the spirit and specter of the Warren Court / Alex Kozinski -- What the Warren Court has meant to America / David J. Garrow -- The legacy of the Warren Court / Anthony Lewis.

A judge-made revolution? The very term seems an oxymoron, yet this is exactly what the Supreme Court under Chief Justice Earl Warren achieved. In Bernard Schwartzs latest work, based on a conference at the University of Tulsa College of Law, we get the first retrospective on the Warren Court--a detailed analysis of the Courts accomplishments, including original pieces by well-known judges, professors, lawyers, popular writers such as Anthony Lewis, David Halberstam, David J. Garrow, and a rare personal remembrance by Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. The Warren Court: A Retrospective begins with.

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