Pursuit of Justices by David Alistair Yalof

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .

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Subjects:

  • Courts & procedure,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Constitutional,
  • Courts - Supreme Court,
  • Government - National,
  • Political Science / Leadership,
  • Reference

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9406306M
ISBN 100226945464
ISBN 109780226945460

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