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Author Lee, Evan Tsen
Title Judicial restraint in America : how the ageless wisdom of the federal courts was invented / Evan Tsen Lee
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2011
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  KF8742 .L44 2011    AVAILABLE    30660020096934
Descript xiii, 232 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
John Marshall and the inseparability of action and restraint -- David Brewer, natural rights, and the triumph of equity -- From protestant idealism to scientific pragmatism -- Brandeis and limits on federal judicial power -- Frankfurter and the intellectualization of judicial restraint -- Brennan, civil rights, and the "personal stake" gambit -- The triumph of self-interest -- Scalia, the environment, and the modern standing doctrine
Subject United States. Supreme Court -- History
Judicial process -- United States
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