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The Resource A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber

A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber

Label
A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787
Title
A distinct judicial power
Title remainder
the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787
Statement of responsibility
Scott Douglas Gerber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
347.73/12
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8775
LC item number
.G47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-396) and index
Contents
The history of ideas : from Aristotle's theory of a mixed constitution to John Adams's modifications of Montesquieu -- Article III of the Constitution of the United States -- Virginia : constitutionalizing judicial independence prior to the U.S. Constitution -- Massachusetts : a "safety-valve" theory of judicial independence -- New Hampshire : judicial review in the Rockingham County inferior court -- Maryland : Chancellor Theodorick Bland and salaries that "ought to be secured" -- Connecticut : disestablishment and judicial independence -- Rhode Island : last bastion of legislative supremacy -- North Carolina : Governor Thomas Burke and the origins of judicial review -- South Carolina : judicial review without an independent judiciary -- New Jersey : the first state court precedent for judicial review -- New York : persistent threats to judicial independence -- Pennsylvania : (almost) adopting the federal model -- Delaware : a high court of errors and appeals -- Georgia : ineffective and dependent judges
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 413 p.
Isbn
9780199765874
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010031838
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651012011
  • UtOrBLW
Label
A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-396) and index
Contents
The history of ideas : from Aristotle's theory of a mixed constitution to John Adams's modifications of Montesquieu -- Article III of the Constitution of the United States -- Virginia : constitutionalizing judicial independence prior to the U.S. Constitution -- Massachusetts : a "safety-valve" theory of judicial independence -- New Hampshire : judicial review in the Rockingham County inferior court -- Maryland : Chancellor Theodorick Bland and salaries that "ought to be secured" -- Connecticut : disestablishment and judicial independence -- Rhode Island : last bastion of legislative supremacy -- North Carolina : Governor Thomas Burke and the origins of judicial review -- South Carolina : judicial review without an independent judiciary -- New Jersey : the first state court precedent for judicial review -- New York : persistent threats to judicial independence -- Pennsylvania : (almost) adopting the federal model -- Delaware : a high court of errors and appeals -- Georgia : ineffective and dependent judges
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 413 p.
Isbn
9780199765874
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010031838
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651012011
  • UtOrBLW

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