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Published: 16 March 2006

336 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780195306040

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The Psychology of the Supreme Court

Lawrence S. Wrightsman

American Psychology-Law Society Series

  • First book to explore the psychological factors that affect the Supreme Court and the decision-making process
  • Cites empirical data to help describe every major aspect of the Court's functioning
  • Provides up-to-date information regarding Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's recent retirement, William H. Rehnquist's impact on the Court and American law, the appointment of John Roberts as Chief Justice, and the nomination of the Court's decision making

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