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$33.50 • £26.95 • €30.00

ISBN 9780674006836

Publication Date: 02/15/2002

Short

600 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

13 halftones

Belknap Press

World

  • Preface
    • 1. The Supreme Court, 1935–1953
  • I. Beginnings: The 1953–1956 Terms
    • Prologue: Brown before Warren
    • 2. Brown
    • 3. Implementation
    • 4. Domestic Security
    • 5. Glimpses of the Future
  • II. Stalemate: The 1957–1961 Terms
    • Prologue: “Dangerously, Shockingly Close”
    • 6. Domestic Security after Red Monday
    • 7. Little Rock and Civil Rights
    • 8. The Transition
  • III. History’s Warren Court: The 1962–1968 Terms
    • Prologue: The Fifth Vote
    • 9. To the Civil Rights Act
    • 10. Revamping the Democratic Process
    • 11. After the Civil Rights Act
    • 12. Freedom of Expression
    • 13. The End of Obscenity?
    • 14. Church and State in a Pluralist Society
    • 15. Policing the Police
    • 16. Policing the Criminal Justice System
    • 17. Wealth and Poverty
  • IV. The Era Ends
    • Prologue: Retirement
    • 18. The Last Year
    • 19. What Was the Warren Court?
  • Chronology
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index of Cases
  • General Index

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