Hardcover binding is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight and clean. Boards and DJ have shelfwear and rubbing. DJ has large tear on front that has been taped. Library discard with usual marks and attachments. Pocket removed. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. 221 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1965. ISBN: 0. In this edition, examines as well the work of the Court as it deals with the stormy issues of religion, legislative districting, and protection of the procedural rights of criminals. Drawing on specific judicial decisions, both past and present, Mr. Swisher defines and clarifies the Supreme Court's efforts to express in law the ideals of the people as those ideals develop and change in a turbulent society.