Marbury versus Madison: Documents and Commentary

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Marbury versus Madison: Documents and Commentary

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Marbury versus Madison combines documents and analytical essays timed for the bicentennial year (2003) of one of the most important Supreme Court cases. This timely collection will explain:

  • the constitutional, political, philosophical background to judicial review
  • the historical record leading to this landmark case
  • the impact of the decision since 1803
  • its impact on the world stage, especially for new and emerging democratic nations.

Also includes a listing of all the Supreme Court cases citing Marbury an an annotated Marbury v. Madison.

ISBN

9781568027197

Publication Date

2002

Publisher

CQ Press

City

Washington, DC

Keywords

William Marbury, 1761-1835, James Madison, 1751-1836, separation of powers, judicial review

Disciplines

Constitutional Law

Comments

Landmark Events in U.S. History Series.

Marbury versus Madison: Documents and Commentary

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