Law: Courts & Procedures

  • Judicial Process and Judicial Policymaking book cover

    Judicial Process and Judicial Policymaking

    7th Edition

    By G. Alan Tarr

    An excellent introduction to judicial politics as a method of analysis, the seventh edition of Judicial Process and Judicial Policymaking focuses on policy in the judicial process. Rather than limiting the text to coverage of the U.S. Supreme Court, G. Alan Tarr examines the judiciary as the third…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge

  • May It Please the Court: Judicial Processes and Politics In America book cover

    May It Please the Court

    Judicial Processes and Politics In America, 3rd Edition

    By Brian L. Porto

    This practical, comprehensive, and engaging introduction to the American judicial system is designed primarily for undergraduate students in criminal justice, liberal arts, political science, and beginning law. It differs from other texts not only by delivering an insider’s view of the courts, but…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09
    CRC Press

  • Voices from Criminal Justice: Insider Perspectives, Outsider Experiences book cover

    Voices from Criminal Justice

    Insider Perspectives, Outsider Experiences, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Heith Copes, Mark R. Pogrebin

    Voices from Criminal Justice, Second Edition, gives students rich insight into the criminal justice system from the point of view of practitioners, as well as outsiders—citizens, clients, jurors, probationers, or inmates. These qualitative and teachable articles cover all three…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Criminology and Justice Studies

  • American Judicial Process: Myth and Reality in Law and Courts book cover

    American Judicial Process

    Myth and Reality in Law and Courts, 1st Edition

    By Pamela C. Corley, Artemus Ward, Wendy L. Martinek

    This text is a general introduction to American judicial process. The authors cover the major institutions, actors, and processes that comprise the U.S. legal system, viewed from a political science perspective. Grounding their presentation in empirical social science terms, the authors identify…

    Paperback – 2015-10-09
    Routledge

  • New Directions in Judicial Politics book cover

    New Directions in Judicial Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin T. McGuire

    With its often vague legal concepts and institutions that operate according to unfamiliar procedures, judicial decision-making is, in many respects, a highly enigmatic process. New Directions in Judicial Politics seeks to demystify the courts, offering readers the insights of empirical research to…

    Paperback – 2012-03-05
    Routledge
    New Directions in American Politics

  • Judging Law and Policy: Courts and Policymaking in the American Political System book cover

    Judging Law and Policy

    Courts and Policymaking in the American Political System, 1st Edition

    By Robert M. Howard, Amy Steigerwalt

    To what extent do courts make social and public policy and influence policy change? This innovative text analyzes this question generally and in seven distinct policy areas that play out in both federal and state courts—tax policy, environmental policy, reproductive rights, sex equality,…

    Paperback – 2011-08-08
    Routledge

  • Historic U.S. Court Cases: An Encyclopedia book cover

    Historic U.S. Court Cases

    An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    Edited by John W. Johnson

    This collection of essays looks at over 200 major court cases, at both state and federal levels, from the colonial period to the present. Organized thematically, the articles range from 1,000 to 5,000 words and include recent topics such as the Microsoft antitrust case, the O.J. Simpson trials, and…

    Hardback – 2001-09-07
    Routledge

  • The Supreme Court A-Z book cover

    The Supreme Court A-Z

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kenneth Jost

    This comprehensive, alphabetical encyclopedia of more than 300 easy-to-read entries is the first resource for anyone who wants reliable information or background material on the significant decisions of the Supreme Court, the history of the Court, the justices (every justice is profiled), the…

    Hardback – 1998-12-01
    Routledge

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