In this engaging - and disturbing - book, a leading historian of the Court reveals the close fit between its decisions and the nation's politics. Drawing on more than four decades of thinking about the Supreme Court and its role in the American political system, this book offers a new, clear, and troubling perspective on American jurisprudence, politics, and history.The Florida court also ruled that results be included from earlier but untimely manual recounts from other counties. It was a huge victory for Gore because it overturned decisions by Floridaa#39;s secretary of state, a partisan Republican who wasanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Supreme Court and the American Elite, 1789-2008|
|Author||:||L. A. Scot Powe|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2009|