Judicial Power in A Federal System

Judicial Power in A Federal System

Canada, United States and Germany

eBook - 2012
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Ruggiero provides a systematic evaluation of the?interdependent nature? of judicial power within three federal systems. She seeks to answer the question: Why are some high courts more powerful than others? By integrating strategic assumptions about the behavior of courts and other political actors and by employing a comparative, historical analysis of court policy-making and legislative responses to said policy-making, Ruggiero tests and refines concepts of court influence as?interdependent?. She finds that the influence of high courts and their decisions are shaped both by?intrinsic? insti.
Publisher: El Paso : LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, 2012
ISBN: 9781593326081
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 334 pages) : illustrations
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