About the Author

Stephen Gottlieb

Steve Gottlieb is the author of Unfit for Democracy: The Roberts Court and the Breakdown of American Politics (NYU Press 2016) (http://nyupress.org/books/9780814732427/ ); Morality Imposed: The Rehnquist Court and Liberty in America (NYU Press 2000); Jurisprudence: Cases and Materials (1st ed. 1993; 2nd and 3rd eds. 2006 and 2014 with Bix, Lytton and West); Public Values in Constitutional Law (editor/contributor, 1993); Toward a Usable Past (co-editor, 1991); and Systematic Litigation Planning (1978).

Prof. Gottlieb is the Jay and Ruth Caplan Distinguished Professor at Albany Law School. He practiced with a corporate/commercial New York City law firm; served as assistant general counsel, Legal Services of New York; held chairs for distinguished visitors at Akron, Marquette, Cleveland-Marshall, and Suffolk schools of law; and served as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in Iran. He was a member of the  board of directors, for the New York Civil Liberties Union from 1997-2009 and a member of the New York Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights from 1999-2004.

Click here for more information about Professor Gottlieb and his courses at Albany Law School.


One Response to About the Author

  1. Professor andrew kolin says:

    You might be interesed in the following book. “State Power and Democracy :Before and During the Presidency of G. W. Bush”. The book examines the historical formation of an American Police State.

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