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Robert M Lichtman
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|Contents:||Defining the McCarthy era --
The justices of the Vinson court, Douds, and the start of the court's McCarthy era (October term 1949) --
Dennis, the Attorney General's list, loyalty programs, contempts, and more (October term 1950) --
Deportations, fallout from Dennis, and the Rosenberg case (October terms 1951 and 1952, special term 1953) --
The coming of the Warren court, the Emspak trilogy, and Brown's consequences (October terms 1953 and 1954) --
Nelson, Cole v. Young, and the beginning of the campaign against the court (October term 1955) --
The "Red Monday" decisions, Jencks, and a crescendo of anti-court attacks (October term 1956) --
Beilan, Lerner, and the court's shift, passport cases, and Congress's court-curbing climax (October term 1957) --
Barenblatt, Uphaus, the court in retreat (October terms 1958 and 1959) --
Scales and CPUSA, Wilkinson and Braden, Konigsberg II and Anastaplo : a full-scale retreat (October term 1960) --
Frankfurter's departure, a near-decision in Gibson, and the era's end (October term 1961).
|Responsibility:||Robert M. Lichtman.|
"In its vivid portrayal of the Court's attempts to balance liberty and order under severe pressures, The Supreme Court and McCarthy-Era Repression tells the story of a Court in turmoil that still
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