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`Freshman effects' for Supreme Court justices
American Journal of Political Science (1993)
  • Timothy M. Hagle, University of Iowa
Abstract

Reports on the interest on whether new Supreme Court justices experience what have been known as `freshman effects'. Definition of acclimation effect; Test for this effect; Data sources; Previous experience; Lower court freshman effects; Four reasons for mixed results.

Keywords
  • justices of the peace
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Publication Date
November, 1993
Citation Information
Timothy M. Hagle. "`Freshman effects' for Supreme Court justices" American Journal of Political Science Vol. 37 Iss. 4 (1993)
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