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Title:
The law of the land [cd] : a history of the Supreme Court / by Kermit L. Hall.
Call Number:
CD 347.7326 HAL
Publication Date:
p2003.
Publisher:
Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, p2003.
Physical Description:
7 audio discs (14 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (112 p. ; 22 cm.)
Performer:
Lecturer: Kermit L. Hall, Utah State University.
Notes:
Compact discs.

"14 lectures"--Cover.
Contents:
Lecture 1. The Judicial Power, Jurisdiction, and the Ages of the Supreme Court -- Lecture 2. The Establishment of Judicial Review: Marbury v. Madison (1803) -- Lecture 3. Privilege and Creative Destruction: Charles River Bridge v. Warren Bridge (1837) -- Lecture 4. Equality, slavery and the Supreme Court: Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857) -- Lecture 5. Native American Sovereignty and the Constitution: Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock (1903) -- Lecture 6. Liberty to Contract in the Industrial Age: Lochner v. New York (1905) -- Lecture 7. Clear and Present Danger, the First Amendment, and Total War: Abrams v. United States (1919) -- Lecture 8. A Switch in Time?: West Coast Hotel v. Parrish (1937) -- Lecture 9. Japanese Internment and Total War: Korematsu v. United States (1944) -- Lecture 10. Simple Justice: Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1954, 1955) -- Lecture 11. Abortion, Women, and Equality: Roe v. Wade (1973) -- Lecture 12. Presidential immunity and Watergate: United States v. Nixon (1974) -- Lecture 13. The Boundaries of Discrimination: Regents of the Uni. of CA v. Bakke -- Lecture 14. The Ten Greatest Justices in the History of the Supreme Court.
Summary:
This course explores the court as a living, breathing institution. Listeners will come to know the court through a thorough study of its most significant decisions.
Horizon Bib Number:
1074098
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