Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 August 2008

248 Pages

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195372144

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Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Paul M. Collins, Jr.

  • Provides the most comprehensive examination ever undertaken of the influence of U.S. Supreme Court amicus briefs
  • Uses advanced statistical techniques that are clearly explained in a straight-forward and matter-of-fact manner
  • Includes specific examples of interest group litigation activities as context for understanding the conclusions derived from the empirical analysis

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