Institutional games and the U.S. Supreme Court



Publisher: University of Virginia Press in Charlottesville, VA

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Statementedited by James R. Rogers, Roy B. Flemming, and Jon R. Bond.
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Paginationxix, 335 p. ;
Number of Pages335
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ISBN 100813925274

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