The Fuller Court: Justices, Rulings, and Legacy - ABC-CLIO Supreme Court Handbooks (Hardback)James W. Ely (author)
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A fresh interpretation of the workings and legacy of the Supreme Court during the tenure of Chief Justice Melville W. Fuller.
* Places the work of the Fuller Court in historical context and examines the economic and social changes that were transforming U.S. society at the end of the 19th century
* Provides an analysis of the historical impact and continuing legacy of the Fuller Court's decisions in the areas of federalism, protection of liberty, and the rights of property owners
Number of pages: 318
Weight: 799 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 19 mm
"[A] lucidly written reference guide . . . Ely ably sets this court in historical context and makes clear that it was entirely in keeping with the tradition of previous courts and the conservative temper of the Gilded Age . . . This guide will be a valuable resource for academic and large public libraries." - American Reference Books Annual
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