The Oxford Guide to United States Supreme Court Decisions

The Oxford Guide to United States Supreme Court Decisions

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This dictionary offers a concise A-Z index based solely on U.S. Supreme Court decisions. Kermit Hall has compiled all 400 entries on major Supreme Court cases through history published in "The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States" along with approximately 45 more entries for the post-1991 decisions. This edition contains an appendix of the U.S. Constitution, and a list of the nominations and successions of justices. Hall has also arranged a brief glossary of terms, a complete case index which includes decisions which do not have their own entries, and a topical index listing pertinent cases by major issues.show more

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  • Hardback | 448 pages
  • 164.1 x 241.6 x 40.9mm | 846g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • glossary, index
  • 0195118839
  • 9780195118834

About Kermit L. Hall

Kermit L. Hall is Dean of the College of Humanities and Executive Dean of the Colleges of the Arts and Sciences, as well as a Professor of History and Law, at The Ohio State University. An expert in American constitutional and legal history, he is the Editor-in-Chief of The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States, which won awards from the American Bar Association, the New York Public Library, and the American Library Association, and of the forthcoming Oxford Companion to American Law. He lives in Columbus, Ohio.show more

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