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Walker, Thomas G. 1945-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 190 publications in 2 languages and 7,358 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  History  Casebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: KF8742, 347.7326
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Most widely held works by Thomas G Walker
Constitutional law for a changing America by Lee Epstein( Book )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the full range of civil rights and liberties guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution, Constitutional Law for a Changing America: Rights, Liberties, and Justice has been updated throughout to include Supreme Court decisions handed down through June 2000 and to take into account recent events in the legal and political environment. New to this edition are a chapter on the Second Amendment and the right to bear arms, boxes that compare and contrast the U.S. legal system with systems abroad, and "Aftermath" sidebars that revisit well-known litigants for a glimpse of how their cases affected their lives
Constitutional law for a changing America by Lee Epstein( Book )

55 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Previous editions published : 2004 (5th), 2001 (4th), 1998 (3rd), 1995 (2nd), and 1992 (1st)
Constitutional law for a changing America by Lee Epstein( Book )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The living constitution -- Understanding the Supreme Court : institutional authority -- The judiciary -- The legislature -- The executive -- Federalism -- The commerce power -- The power to tax and spend -- The contract clause -- Economic substantive due process -- The takings clause -- Religion : exercise and establishment -- Freedom of speech, assembly, and association -- Freedom of the press -- The right to keep and bear arms -- The right to privacy -- The rights of the criminally accused -- Investigations and evidence -- Attorneys, trials, and punishments -- Discrimination -- Voting and representation
Political parties, interest groups, and public policy : group influence in American politics by Dennis S Ippolito( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A court divided : the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and the politics of judicial reform by Deborah J Barrow( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public opinion and responsible democracy by Dennis S Ippolito( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eligible for execution : the story of the Daryl Atkins case by Thomas G Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Atkins v. Virginia. It is the story of Daryl Atkins, who at the age of eighteen participated in a tragic and senseless murder. It is also the story of the victim of that crime, Eric Nesbitt, a young man serving in the U.S. Air Force. The book follows the Atkins case from commission of the crime through the Supreme Court's ruling and its aftermath. Along the way, the story involves law enforcement officers and prosecutors who apprehend and convict criminals as well as defense attorneys who ensure that those accused of crimes are fairly treated. It discusses the roles played by trial and appellate court judges applying criminal statutes and interpreting constitutional provisions. And it also examines the involvement of citizens as witnesses, jurors, or members of organizations with special interests in civil rights and criminal justice issues
Reform and responsiveness; readings in American politics by Dennis S Ippolito( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Supreme Court of the United States : an introduction by Thomas G Walker( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American politics and the Constitution by Thomas G Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Supreme Court compendium : data, decisions, and developments by Lee Epstein( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Supreme Court Compendium' provides historical and statistical information on the Supreme Court: its institutional development; caseload; decision trends; the background, nomination, and voting behavior of its justices; its relationship with public, governmental, and other judicial bodies; and its impact. With over 180 tables and figures, this new edition is intended to capture the full retrospective picture of the 2010-2014 terms of the Roberts Court and the momentous decisions handed down within the last four years, including United States v. Windsor, National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, and Shelby County v. Holder
Constitutional law for a changing America. 1997-1999 supplement by Lee Epstein( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judges in concert : the influence of the group on judicial decision making by Thomas G Walker( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government in Mississippi by Thomas G Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constitutional law for a changing America: rights, liberties, and justice( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on state leadership, Mississippi 4-H Legislature, Jackson, Mississippi, July 1981 : official guide by Thomas G Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constitutional law for a changing America : rights, liberties, and justice by Lee Epstein( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constitutional law for a changing America : institutional powers and constraints by Lee Epstein( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[In this text, the authors] carry a historical and political awareness that helps students place seemingly disparate cases and concepts in context, and give them clarity and relevance. [The text] strikes a ... balance between comprehensiveness and in-depth case coverage, and between discussion of the political science of the courts and legal analysis of doctrinal development.-Pref
Constitutional law for a changing America: institutional powers and constraints( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Municipal clerks as administrators in Mississippi by Thomas G Walker( )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Eligible for execution : the story of the Daryl Atkins case
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English (177)

French (1)

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Constitutional law for a changing AmericaConstitutional law for a changing AmericaEligible for execution : the story of the Daryl Atkins caseThe Supreme Court of the United States : an introductionConstitutional law for a changing America. 1997-1999 supplement