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Published: 26 April 2013

230 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199982172

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Courthouse Democracy and Minority Rights

Same-Sex Marriage in the States

Robert J. Hume, Ph.D.

  • Provides a clear engaging background about recent same-sex marriage cases and theories of judicial impact, making it appropriate to assign in undergraduate courses.
  • Assesses the impact of state courts using cutting edge data analysis. The results are presented clearly, in ways that will be accessible to non-experts.
  • Focuses on same-sex marriage, one of the most important policy areas of the present day.
  • Includes numerous tables with statistics about the same-sex marriage cases, which readers will be able to incorporate into their own teaching and research.

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