Misreading Law Misreading Democracy

Author: Victoria Nourse
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674971418
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Victoria Nourse argues that lawyers must be educated on the basic procedures that define how Congress operates today.


Author: Lawrence M. Friedman
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674971051
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Lawrence M. Friedman gathers findings from many disciplines into one overarching analysis and lays the groundwork for a cohesive body of work in “impact studies.” He examines the importance of communication on the part of lawgivers and ...

Business And The Roberts Court

Author: Jonathan H. Adler
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199859345
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'Business and the Roberts Court' provides a critical analysis of the Court's business-related jurisprudence, combining a series of empirical and doctrinal analyses of how the Roberts Court has treated business and business law.

Law And The Modern Mind

Author: Susanna L. Blumenthal
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674495535
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Susanna Blumenthal traces this litigation, revealing how ideas of human consciousness, agency, and responsibility have shaped American jurisprudence as judges struggled to reconcile Enlightenment rationality with new sciences of the mind.

The Federal Judiciary

Author: Richard A. Posner
ISBN: 9780674975774
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No sitting federal judge has ever written so trenchant a critique of the federal judiciary as Richard A. Posner does in this, his most confrontational book.

Reading Humanitarian Intervention

Author: Anne Orford
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139435710
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The book concludes by asking what, if anything, has been lost in the move from the era of humanitarian intervention to an international relations dominated by wars on terror.

Misreading The Bill Of Rights Top Ten Myths Concerning Your Rights And Liberties

Author: Kirby Goidel
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 144083234X
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Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion ... thus
building a wall of separation between Church and State. ... However, this myth is
less attributable to a misreading of the Bill of Rights than it is to a wholesale
substitution of constitutional text for ... Jefferson—inadvertently or cleverly—wove
a rather intricate tapestry of religion, liberty, and democracy in a scant 134 words:
Believing ...

Toward A New Legal Common Sense

Author: Boaventura de Sousa Santos
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780406949974
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The text emphasises a need for reconstruction of legality based on locality, nationality and globality.

Guns Democracy And The Insurrectionist Idea

Author: Joshua Horwitz
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472021990
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In Guns, Democracy, and the Insurrectionist Idea, Josh Horwitz and Casey Anderson reveal that the proponents of this view base their argument on a deliberate misreading of history.

Democracy And The Rule Of Law In China

Author: Keping Yu
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004182128
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What often follows is a consequent misreading of the Chinese political scene,
which is more often than not driven by wishful thinking and tendentious distortion.
These intellectuals and academics are, for the most part, committed to the
socialist ...