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Judgment Calls

Principle and Politics in Constitutional Law

Judgment Calls
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Preface

1. Introduction

Part I: The "Problem" of Judicial Review

2. The Inevitability of American Judicial Review

3. The Democracy Worry

Part II: Discretion and Judgment

4. How to Think About Discretion

5. Reason and Relevance

6. The Anatomy of Judgment

Part III: Precedent as a Safeguard

7. Respect for Precedent

8. Explaining Precedent

Part IV: Process Safeguards

9. Deliberation and Multiple Decision-makers

10. Transparency

11. Incrementalism

Part V: Internalized Safeguards

12. Professionalism and the Selection Process

13. The Role of the Legal Academy

Part VI: Case Studies

14. Terrorism

15. Abortion

16. Affirmative Action

Some Closing Words

Bibliographic Essay

Oxford University Press, USA; November 2008
218 pages; ISBN 9780199707812
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