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Title The judicial branch of the federal government : purpose, process, and people / edited by Brian Duignan.

Imprint New York : Britannica Educational Pub., in association with Rosen Educational Services, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  KF8719    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  KF8719    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series U.S. government, the separation of powers.
U.S. government, the separation of powers.
Note Includes index.
"In association with Rosen Educational Services."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-337) and index.
Contents Constitutional background -- The judicial branch of government -- Judicial review -- Courts of the United States -- Civil rights and the federal court -- Issues and cases in constitutional history -- Justices and jurists.
Summary Through a series of landmark court cases--chronicled in this book with an explanation of their lasting impact--the judiciary has shaped the laws of the nation. Biographical sketches of important Supreme Court Justices and information about the p
Subject Courts -- United States.
Judicial power -- United States.
Judges -- United States.
Separation of powers -- United States.
Added Author Duignan, Brian, ed.
Britannica Educational Publishing.
ISBN 9781615300013