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One Case at a Time

Judicial Minimalism on the Supreme Court

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$38.00 • £30.95 • €34.00

ISBN 9780674005792

Publication Date: 04/16/2001

Academic Trade

304 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

5 tables


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  • Preface
  • Part I: Argument
    • 1. Leaving Things Undecided
    • 2. Democracy-Promoting Minimalism
    • 3. Decisions and Mistakes
    • 4. Minimalism’s Substance
  • Part II: Applications
    • 5. No Right to Die?
    • 6. Affirmative Action Casuistry
    • 7. Sex and Sexual Orientation
    • 8. The First Amendment and New Technologies
  • Part III: Antagonists
    • 9. Width? Justice Scalia’s Democratic Formalism
    • 10. Depth? From Theory to Practice
  • Conclusion: Minimalism and Democracy
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgment
  • Index

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