Working within the framework of law and politics, JUDICIAL PROCESS: LAW, COURTS, AND POLITICS IN THE UNITED STATES combines detailed information about the major structures and processes of the American judiciary with an insider's understanding of the importance of courthouse dynamics. From the organization and procedures of the various courts to the current applications of specific laws, the 7th Edition explores the roles and impact of the judicial system. Throughout the text, the authors not only explain what the legal rules are but also explore each rule's underlying assumptions, history, and goals, providing a complete and balanced look at the role of the judicial system today.
Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
Number of pages: 544
Weight: 862 g
Dimensions: 233 x 188 x 25 mm
Edition: 7th edition
"JUDICIAL PROCESS provides a good overview of the judicial system from a constitutional basis, then covers the 'players' in the system and their various roles in such a manner that students can understand their interrelationships and importance in the judicial system."
"JUDICIAL PROCESS is an excellent instructional book that accommodates students with various learning styles as they learn about the often unfamiliar 'judicial process' using landmark court decisions, trending legal topics, [and] critical thinking questions... to expose the complexities of the process."