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Title The judiciary and American democracy : Alexander Bickel, the countermajoritarian difficulty, and contemporary constitutional theory / Kenneth D. Ward and Cecilia R. Castillo, editors
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (v, 198 pages)
Series SUNY series in American constitutionalism
SUNY series in American constitutionalism.
Contents Principle, prudence and judicial power / Robert F. Nagel -- The jurisprudence of constitutional regimes : Alexander Bickel and Cass Sunstein / Mark Tushnet -- Alexander Bickel and the new judicial minimalism / Christopher J. Peters and Neal Devins -- Democratic constitutionalism : the Bickel- Ackerman dialectic / David M. Golove -- The countermajoritarian difficulty : tradition versus original meaning / Stanley C. Brubaker -- An empirical analysis of Alexander Bickel's The least dangerous branch / Terri Peretti -- Bickel and the new proceduralists / Kenneth D. Ward -- Constitutional theory and faces of power / Keith E. Whittington
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bickel, Alexander M.
Constitutional law -- United States -- Philosophy.
Political questions and judicial power -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Castillo, Cecilia Rodriguez.
Ward, Kenneth D.
LC no. 2004066245
ISBN 0791465551 (hc ; alk. paper)
1423747828 (electronic bk.)
9780791465554 (hc ; alk. paper)
9781423747826 (electronic bk.)