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Author Comiskey, Michael
Title Seeking justices : the judging of Supreme Court nominees / Michael Comiskey
Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2004
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 人文社會聯圖  KF8742 .C63 2004    AVAILABLE    30650020011694
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  347.73 C7354 2004    AVAILABLE  -  30500101430133
Descript vii, 287 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-277) and index
Introduction : contrasting perspectives on the confirmation process -- The Senate's constitutional role in the confirmation process -- The politicization of the confirmation process -- The confirmation process and the quality of justices -- The confirmation of Clarence Thomas -- Unrevealing inquiries : are nominees all that stealthy? -- Court packing and an aberrant court -- Conclusion : reforming a machine that would run of itself
Subject United States. Supreme Court
Judges -- Selection and appointment -- United States
Law -- Political aspects
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