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.

Impact

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 ...

The Federal Judiciary

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher:
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.

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.

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 ...

Law And The Modern Mind

Author: Susanna L. Blumenthal
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ISBN: 9780674048935
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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.

Capitalism V Democracy

Author: Timothy K. Kuhner
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804791589
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In Capitalism v. Democracy, Timothy Kuhner explains how these conditions have corrupted American democracy, turning it into a system of rule that favors the wealthy and marginalizes ordinary citizens.

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 ...

Democracy In Chains

Author: Nancy MacLean
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980982
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Longlisted for the 2017 National Book Award “[A] vibrant intellectual history of the radical right . . .” – The Atlantic “This sixty-year campaign to make libertarianism mainstream and eventually take the government itself is at the ...