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The Resource Our Supreme Court : a history with 14 activities, [includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions], Richard Panchyk

Our Supreme Court : a history with 14 activities, [includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions], Richard Panchyk

Label
Our Supreme Court : a history with 14 activities, [includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions]
Title
Our Supreme Court
Title remainder
a history with 14 activities, [includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions]
Statement of responsibility
Richard Panchyk
Title variation
Includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive activity book teaches young readers everything they need to know about the nation's highest court, presenting opinions from both sides of key court cases so that readers can make up their own minds on where they stand on the important issues that have evolved in the Court over the past two hundred years
Dewey number
347.73/26
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 and up
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
Reading level
10.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Our Supreme Court : a history with 14 activities, [includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions], Richard Panchyk
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-189), glossary and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Senator John Kerry -- Author's note -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction by Nadine Strossen, President, American Civil Liberties Union -- The founding of the court: Interview: Dick Thornburgh -- Interview: Edwin Meese III -- Be a court stenographer -- Select your Supreme Court -- Interview: Arlen Specter -- Interview: James Sensenbrenner, Jr. -- Politics and power: Interview: Benjamin Civiletti -- Make a Supreme Court scrapbook -- Interview: William Ruckelhaus -- Interview: Kenneth Starr -- Interview: James A. Baker, III -- Interview: David Boies (part 1) -- Interview: Ralph Nader -- Free Speech: Is it protected speech? -- Interview: Morley Safer -- Interview: John Tinker -- Use symbolic speech -- Interview: Cathy Kuhlmeier Frey -- Interview: Kurt Vonnegut -- Interview: Tim Miller -- Interview: Seth Waxman (part 1) -- Freedom of Religion: Interview: Lillian Gobitis Klose -- Interview: Gathie Barnette Edmonds -- Interview: Jim McCollum -- Interview: Steven Engel -- Interview: Donna and Ellery Schempp -- I don't want to pledge -- Interview: Walter Dellinger -- Civil Rights: Interview: Victoria Jean Benson -- Interview: Griffin B. Bell -- Be a courtroom artist -- Interview: Jane Roe -- Interview: Mario Cuomo -- Criminal justice and the right to privacy: Search and seize -- Interview: Dollree Mapp -- Interview: Walter Mondale -- Interview: Seth Waxman (part 2) -- Act out an arrest -- Interview: Rudolph Giuliani -- Regulation of business: interview: Michael Dukakis -- Stage a bakery protest -- Interview: William Barr -- Interview: Robert Reich -- Interview: Robert Morgenthau -- Property rights: Are zoning laws constitutional? -- Interview: Theodore Olson -- Put a trademark to the test -- Make a song note shirt -- Interview: David Boies (part 2) -- Accidental infringement -- Interview: Lawrence Lessig -- Afterword by James A. Baker III, former U.S. Secretary of State -- Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States -- First through fifteenth amendments to the United States Constitution -- Glossary -- Web Sites -- Bibliography -- Interview Sources -- Index
Control code
sky203108158
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 195 pages
Isbn
9781556526077
Lccn
2006009018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, facsimiles, portraits, photographs
Label
Our Supreme Court : a history with 14 activities, [includes 35 interviews with people involved in the landmark decisions], Richard Panchyk
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-189), glossary and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Senator John Kerry -- Author's note -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction by Nadine Strossen, President, American Civil Liberties Union -- The founding of the court: Interview: Dick Thornburgh -- Interview: Edwin Meese III -- Be a court stenographer -- Select your Supreme Court -- Interview: Arlen Specter -- Interview: James Sensenbrenner, Jr. -- Politics and power: Interview: Benjamin Civiletti -- Make a Supreme Court scrapbook -- Interview: William Ruckelhaus -- Interview: Kenneth Starr -- Interview: James A. Baker, III -- Interview: David Boies (part 1) -- Interview: Ralph Nader -- Free Speech: Is it protected speech? -- Interview: Morley Safer -- Interview: John Tinker -- Use symbolic speech -- Interview: Cathy Kuhlmeier Frey -- Interview: Kurt Vonnegut -- Interview: Tim Miller -- Interview: Seth Waxman (part 1) -- Freedom of Religion: Interview: Lillian Gobitis Klose -- Interview: Gathie Barnette Edmonds -- Interview: Jim McCollum -- Interview: Steven Engel -- Interview: Donna and Ellery Schempp -- I don't want to pledge -- Interview: Walter Dellinger -- Civil Rights: Interview: Victoria Jean Benson -- Interview: Griffin B. Bell -- Be a courtroom artist -- Interview: Jane Roe -- Interview: Mario Cuomo -- Criminal justice and the right to privacy: Search and seize -- Interview: Dollree Mapp -- Interview: Walter Mondale -- Interview: Seth Waxman (part 2) -- Act out an arrest -- Interview: Rudolph Giuliani -- Regulation of business: interview: Michael Dukakis -- Stage a bakery protest -- Interview: William Barr -- Interview: Robert Reich -- Interview: Robert Morgenthau -- Property rights: Are zoning laws constitutional? -- Interview: Theodore Olson -- Put a trademark to the test -- Make a song note shirt -- Interview: David Boies (part 2) -- Accidental infringement -- Interview: Lawrence Lessig -- Afterword by James A. Baker III, former U.S. Secretary of State -- Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States -- First through fifteenth amendments to the United States Constitution -- Glossary -- Web Sites -- Bibliography -- Interview Sources -- Index
Control code
sky203108158
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 195 pages
Isbn
9781556526077
Lccn
2006009018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, facsimiles, portraits, photographs

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