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Powell, Lewis F. 1907-1998

Overview
Works: 174 works in 214 publications in 2 languages and 2,822 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Catalogs 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: KF373.H29, B
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In search of the Constitution ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In American history, no document has sparked as much reverence, discussion, and controversy as the Constitution. But how does it really affect our everyday lives? Join Bill Moyers for this eleven-part series, originally produced to mark the Constitution's bicentennial, that delves into the fascinating history and contemporary relevance of the ultimate law of the land
The Lewis F. Powell, Jr. papers : a guide by John N Jacob ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moyers and Powell discuss a variety of issues including Watergate, the Constitution of the Soviet Union, the death penalty, reverse discrimination, the workings of the Court and corporal punishment
Committee report and proposal by Judicial Conference of the United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reforms--long overdue by Lewis F Powell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moyers--in search of the Constitution ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The former Supreme Court justice discusses a variety of issues, including Watergate, the death penalty, reverse discrimination, and the workings of the Court
Learned Hand : the man and the judge by Gerald Gunther ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Polish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yet he mustered the courage to support such basic values as freedom of expression - from his personally costly defense of dissenters amid the hysteria of World War I to his strong affirmation of free speech in his rulings on obscenity and his outspoken attacks on McCarthyism in the 1950s
In their own words conversations with Supreme Court justices ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains six episodes from The news hour with Jim Lehrer which has interviews with Supreme Court Justices. In the first episode, Jim Lehrer engages retired Chief Justice Lewis Powell about cases that faced him while on the Court. The second episode contains a conversation between David Gergen and Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist. In the third segment, Justice Sandra Day O'Connor discusses her book "Lazy B" with Gwen Ifill. The fourth episode is Justice Sandra Day O'Connor discussing her book "Majesty of Law" with Jan Crawford Greenburg. The fifth segment, is a conversation with Justice Stephen Breyer about his book "Active Liberty" with Jan Crawford Greenburg. The final episode is a discussion of Judicial Independence with Justices Breyer and O'Connor with Gwen Ifill
The Powell chambers, 1972-1987 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Capital punishment by Lewis F Powell ( )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symposium in honor of Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lewis F. Powell, Jr. : a lawyer's lawyer/a judge's judge. An opportunity to be heard : oral interview with Lewis F. Powell, Jr. ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lawyer looks at civil disobedience by Lewis F Powell ( Book )
2 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Speech at the American Bar Association Division of Judicial Administration Annual Dinner, August 9, 1982] by Lewis F Powell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript (photocopy)
Committee report and proposal : August 23, 1989 by Judicial Conference of the United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our Bill of Rights by Lewis F Powell ( )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers of Dumas Malone by Dumas Malone ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topical files and research files for "Jefferson and his time" form the bulk of the collection. The topical files contain material on historical and learned societies and other organizations with which he was associated particularly The American Council of Learned Societies, The Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies, The History Book Club, The Literary Society of Washington, D.C., The Monticello Association, The National Endowment for the Humanities, The Southern Historical Association, The Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, and The Virginia Cultural Laureate Society; material on publishers particularly Harvard University Press and Little, Brown and Company; professional correspondence with historians, educators, and students; grant applications; recommendations; material on "Empire for liberty" a textbook co-authored with Basil Rauch; awards and honorary degrees; lectures; the University of Virginia and its Department of History; books on Thomas Jefferson; and Jefferson controversies particularly re Sally Hemings
Living history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A variety of interviews with prominent men of Virginia
This honorable court ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program 1. : Surveys the Supreme Court's evolution and growth from its modest beginnings in 1789, through the significant decisions rendered under Chief Justice John Marshall, the issue of slavery in the Dred Scott case to modern times and the process of nominating and confirming Supreme Court justices. Program 2. : An intimate glimpse into life at the Supreme Court: the nine justices, their clerks, the staff and court reporters. The case of Edwards V. Aguillard is used to illustrate the process of how a case moves through the court and in rare interviews, the justices explain how they "decide to decide."
 
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Languages
English (73)
Polish (1)
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