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The law's conscience : equitable constitutionalism in America

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1990.
Series: Thornton H. Brooks series in American law and society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How to apply diagnostic tools and sound turfgrass management principles. A history of equity in Anglo-American jurisprudence from the inception of the chancellor's court in medieval England to the most recent civil rights and affirmative action decisions of the US Supreme Court. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoffer, Peter Charles, 1944-
Law's conscience.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)637058596
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Charles Hoffer
ISBN: 0807819190 9780807819197 080784294X 9780807842942
OCLC Number: 21303805
Description: xiv, 301 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Prologue: brown v. Board of education --
1. What is equality? --
Part One: truteeship --
2. The trust and ends of government --
3. Their trustees and servants --
Part Two: Equality --
4. In law and equity --
5. Equal protection --
Part Three: Reality --
6. Balance of equity --
7. Brown II and its progeny --
Epilogue: Balance of equity and affirmative action --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Thornton H. Brooks series in American law and society.
Responsibility: Peter Charles Hoffer.
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