The Jurisprudence of the Hughes Court: The Recent Literature
101 Pages Posted: 13 Jun 2014
Date Written: June 11, 2014
This essay, prepared for the Notre Dame Law Review Symposium, “The Evolution of Theory: Discerning the Catalysts of Constitutional Change,” reviews five recent monographic studies of the constitutional crisis of the 1930s and the jurisprudence of the Supreme Court during the Chief Justiceship of Charles Evans Hughes.
Keywords: Constitutional Law, Legal History, Constitutional History, Hughes Court, Supreme Court, Commerce Clause, Due Process, Spending Power, Charles Evans Hughes, Owen Roberts
JEL Classification: K00, K1, K19
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