Chapter 10. Courts and Judges

  1. Austin Sarat
  1. Lee Epstein and
  2. Jack Knight

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693650.ch10

The Blackwell Companion to Law and Society

The Blackwell Companion to Law and Society

How to Cite

Epstein, L. and Knight, J. (2004) Courts and Judges, in The Blackwell Companion to Law and Society (ed A. Sarat), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693650.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631228967

Online ISBN: 9780470693650

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Keywords:

  • courts;
  • judges;
  • legal academics;
  • federal court;
  • judicial decisions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • An Overview of Questions, Theories, and Methodology

  • Judicial Selection and Retention

  • Access to Courts

  • Limitations on Judicial Power

  • Judicial Decision Making

  • Discussion

  • References

  • Further Reading