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Author Farganis, Dion, author

Title Supreme Court confirmation hearings in the U.S. Senate : reconsidering the charade / Dion Farganis and Justin Wedeking
Published Ann Arbor : The University of Michigan Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 162 pages) : illustrations
Contents A vapid and hollow charade? -- The hearings in historical perspective -- Coding the hearings -- Are Supreme Court nominees forthcoming? -- Polarized and televised: changes in committee voting since 1981 -- The perception gap -- Can the hearings be improved? Do they need to be?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-158) and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (EbscoHost platform, viewed May 9, 2014)
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Subject United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary.
United States. Supreme Court -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment.
Judges -- Selection and appointment -- United States.
Legislative hearings -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Wedeking, Justin, author
ISBN 0472119338 (hardcover) (alk. paper)
0472120271 (electronic bk.)
1306585155 (electronic bk.)
9780472119332 (hardcover) (alk. paper)
9780472120277 (electronic bk.)
9781306585156 (electronic bk.)