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A matter of interpretation : federal courts and the law : an essay /

A matter of interpretation : federal courts and the law : an essay / by Antonin Scalia ; with commentary by Amy Gutmann, editor, Gordon S. Wood, Laurence H. Tribe, Mary Ann Glendon, Ronald Dworkin ; with a new introduction by Akhil Reed Amar ; and a new afterword by Steven G. Calabresi.
Scalia, Antonin,
  • Princeton, New Jersey ; Oxford [United Kingdom] : Princeton University Press, 2018.
  • ©1997
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Additional Authors
  • Dworkin, Ronald,
  • Glendon, Mary Ann, 1938-
  • Gutmann, Amy,
  • Tribe, Laurence H.,
  • Wood, Gordon S.,
xxiv, 173 pages; 22 cm
Series Statement
The University Center for Human Values series
Uniform Title
University Center for Human Values series.
Alternative Title
Federal courts and the law, an essay
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Preface -- Introduction to the new edition / Akhil Reed Amar -- Common-law courts in a civil-law system : the role of United States federal courts in interpreting the Constitution and laws / Antonin Scalia -- Comment / Gordon S. Wood -- Comment / Laurence H. Tribe -- Comment / Mary Ann Glendon -- Comment / Ronald Dworkin -- Response / Antonin Scalia -- Afterword to the new edition / Steven G. Calabresi.
  • 0691174040
  • 9780691174044
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Princeton University Library