Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change

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Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change

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The authors argue that Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings serve as a democratic forum for the discussion and ratification of constitutional change, undermining the common conception that the hearings are little more than an opportunity for political grandstanding.

Excerpt reproduced with permission of Cambridge University Press.

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ISBN

9781107039704

Publication Date

2013

Publisher

Cambridge University Press

Keywords

Supreme Court judges, Constitutional law

Disciplines

Constitutional Law | Judges

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Collins, Paul M., and Lori A. Ringhand. 2013. Supreme Court confirmation hearings and constitutional change. Cambridge University Press.

Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change

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