Author: Richard A. Posner
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How are reputations forged? Why do some reputations endure, while others crumble? And how can we know whether a reputation is fairly deserved? In this ambitious book, Richard Posner confronts these questions in the case of Benjamin Cardozo.


Author: Andrew L. Kaufman
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The new generations that have appeared since Cardozo's death have not
experienced the spell of his personality; their criticism has been louder. Yet
Cardozo's reputation has endured. Although the passage of time has made many
of his opinions obsolete, his major opinions, his theoretical writings, and his
approach to judging have remained a subject for study. In 1961, on the fortieth
anniversary of The Nature of the Judicial Process, the Yale Law Journal
reconsidered that lecture ...

Aba Journal

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Books Judicial Review CARDOZO: A STUDY IN REPUTATION By Richard A.
Posner University of Chicago Press Chicago, 111. 160 pages; $18.95 Reviewed
by Alex Philipson Richard Posner has contributed significantly to interdisciplinary
studies, particularly with his last two books, "Law and Literature: A Misunderstood
Relation," (1988) and "The Problems of Jurisprudence" (1990). With his latest
work, he has created a new genre that might be called Critical Judicial Studies.

The Uses And Abuses Of Presidential Ratings

Author: Meenekshi Bose
Publisher: Nova Publishers
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Indeed, 14 John Rodden, The Politics of Literary Reputation: The Making and
Claiming of 'St. George ' Orwell (New York & Oxford: Oxford University, I 989), p.
54 15 William J. Goode, The Celebration of Heroes: Prestige as a Control System
(Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978), p. 98-102 16 Richard A. Posner,
Cardozo: A Study in Reputation (Chicago: University of Chicago, 1993).
Interestingly, at virtually the same time, Bill James produced his study of how and
why the ...

Richard Posner

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Publisher: Oxford University Press
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He wanted to take a subject such as Cardozo with a generally acknowledged
reputation as a good if not great judge and sort out what the reputation might be
based on, though on the way to describing and then using his analytical tools
Posner does trace the outlines of Cardozo's personal, professional, and judicial
lives. His is an evaluative study of the sort we need more of, he argues. In part he
applies statistical analysis (if it can be used for baseball players, he muses, why
not for ...

Law And Literature

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“Comment on Richard Weisberg's Interpretation of Billy Budd”, Symposium, in
Cardozo Studies in Law and Literature, vol. 1, Issue 1, spring 1989, pp.71-82. —
——, Cardozo: a Study in Reputation, 1990. ———, The Problems of
Jurisprudence, 1990. ———, “When is Parody Fair Use?”, in Journal of Legal
Studies, 21, 1992. ———, Overcoming Law, 1995. ———, “Judicial Biography”,
in New York University Law Review, 70, 1995. ———, “Judges' Writing Styles (
And Do They Matter)”, ...

The Judge In A Democracy

Author: Aharon Barak
Publisher: Princeton University Press
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29 Alta. L. Rev. 540 (1991); Beverley M. McLachlin, "The Role of the Court in the
Post-Charter Era: Policy-Maker or Adjudicator?" 39 U. N.B. L.J. 43 (1990);
Georghios M. Pikis, "The Constitutional Position and Role of the Judge in a Civil
Society," Commonwealth Jud. J., Dec. 2000, at 7. 2 Although aesthetics are
important, as Richard Posner's discussion of Justice Cardozo indicates. See
Richard A. Posner, Cardozo: A Study in Reputation 10, 42, 143 (1990). This
question is important ...

Judges On Judging

Author: David M. O'Brien
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Cardozo: A Study in Reputation. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1990. —
——. Countering Terrorism: Blurred Focus, Halting Steps. Lanham, Md.: Rowman
and Littlefield, 2007. ———. “Dworkin, Polemics, and the Clinton Impeachment
Controversy.” Northwestern University Law Review 94 (2000): 1023–1047. ——
—. Economic Analysis of Law. 8th ed. Aspen: Aspen Casebook, 2010. ———.
The Federal Courts: Crisis and Reform. 2d ed. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard
University ...

The Chief Justiceship Of Melville W Fuller 1888 1910

Author: James W. Ely
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
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See generally Richard A. Posner, Cardozo: A Study in Reputation (Chicago:
University of Chicago Press, 1990). 2. Willard L. King, Melville Weston Fuller:
Chief Justice of the United States, 1888-1910 (New York: Macmillan, 1950,
reprint Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1967). 3. Philadelphia Press, May 1
, 1888. 4. David P. Currie, The Constitution in the Supreme Court: The Second
Century, 1888-1986 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1990), 79-83. 5.
Lawrence M.

Frontiers Of Legal Theory

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
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The subject is vast, and my treatment, therefore, necessarily only partial.3 The
emphasis on economics and on the need for more empirical study of law is not a
new theme in my work, though I give it some new twists here; but the emphasis
on history, on psychology, and on ... Study in Reputation (1990); Overcoming
Law (1995); The Federal Courts: Challenge and Reform (1996); Law and Legal
Theory in England and America (1996); Law and Literature (rev. and enlarged ed