The Japanese American Cases

Author: Roger Daniels
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780700619252
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Daniels, one of the acclaimed authorities on this subject, reminds us that Constitution promises much but does not always deliver when the nation is in crisis"--

Justice At War

Author: Peter H. Irons
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520083127
Size: 49.66 MB
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A study of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II offers an inside look at government suppression of civil liberties in spite of lack of evidence concerning espionage, sabotage, or treason.

Enduring Conviction

Author: Lorraine K. Bannai
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 029580629X
Size: 57.99 MB
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She uncovers the inspiring story of a humble, soft-spoken man who fought tirelessly against human rights abuses long after he was exonerated. In 1998, President Bill Clinton awarded Korematsu the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

The Pullman Case

Author: David Ray Papke
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
ISBN:
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Papke examines the strike, the proceddings in the Illinois courts, and the 1895 Supreme Court decision, in re Debs.

Zoned In The Usa

Author: Sonia A. Hirt
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801454700
Size: 60.91 MB
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Hirt explores municipal zoning from a comparative and international perspective, drawing on archival resources and contemporary land-use laws from England, Germany, France, Australia, Russia, Canada, and Japan to challenge assumptions about ...

Lincoln S Code

Author: John Fabian Witt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416570128
Size: 50.11 MB
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In this deeply original book, John Fabian Witt tells the fascinating history of the laws of war and its eminent cast of characters—Washington, Jefferson, Franklin, Madison, and Lincoln—as they crafted the articles that would change the ...

The Rule Of Law

Author: Tom Bingham
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141962011
Size: 49.19 MB
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In this brilliant short book, Britain's former senior law lord, and one of the world's most acute legal minds, examines what the idea actually means.

Elusive Citizenship

Author: John S. W. Park
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814767141
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difficult. Rules governing property ownership, school segregation, marriage, and
naturalization all functioned to keep Asians in American society beyond the
protection of the law. As Lisa Lowe has argued, Asian Americans were regarded
as ...

A Nation On Trial

Author: Margery Elfin
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781535369527
Size: 80.11 MB
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If France is to have peace, Elfin argues, it must open itself to broader and more inclusive definitions of French-ness.

The Case Against The Supreme Court

Author: Erwin Chemerinsky
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698176316
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A preeminent constitutional scholar offers a hard-hitting analysis of the Supreme Court over the last two hundred years Most Americans share the perception that the Supreme Court is objective, but Erwin Chemerinsky, one of the country’s ...