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Author Nemacheck, Christine L
Title Strategic selection : presidential nomination of Supreme Court Justices from Herbert Hoover through George W. Bush / Christine L. Nemacheck
Imprint Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2007
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  347.73 N34 2007    AVAILABLE    30500101263427
 人文社會聯圖  KF8742 .N46 2007    DUE 02-01-21    30660020090606
Descript xi, 187 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Series Constitutionalism and democracy
Constitutionalism and democracy
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
An overview of the Supreme Court nomination process -- Uncertainty and strategic action as a theoretical framework -- Presidents' short lists -- Selective listening : congressional endorsements and compiling -- The short list -- The scope of the debate : advising the president -- Strategic selection : the final choice -- Implications of strategic selection
Subject United States. Supreme Court -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment -- History
Judges -- Selection and appointment -- United States -- History
Political questions and judicial power -- United States
Executive power -- United States
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