Courthouse democracy and minority rights: same-sex marriage in the states/ Robert J. Hume.

By: Hume, Robert JPublisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013Description: xii, 217p. illustrationsISBN: 9780199982172 Subject(s): Same-sex marriage- Law and legislation- United States | Political questions and judicial power- United States- States | Constitutional law- United States- StatesDDC classification: 346.730 168 Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
Promises, promises -- Understanding the impact of state supreme courts -- Early same-sex marriage decisions -- Massachusetts and beyond -- Policy initiation: the diffusion of same-sex marriage cases across the states -- Policy legitimation: evaluating the capacity of state courts to change public opinion -- Policy endurance: the enactment of state constitutional amendments prohibiting -- Same-sex marriage -- The promise of state courts.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-212) and index.

Promises, promises -- Understanding the impact of state supreme courts -- Early same-sex marriage decisions -- Massachusetts and beyond -- Policy initiation: the diffusion of same-sex marriage cases across the states -- Policy legitimation: evaluating the capacity of state courts to change public opinion -- Policy endurance: the enactment of state constitutional amendments prohibiting -- Same-sex marriage -- The promise of state courts.

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