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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Henry J. Friendly
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Illinois
  • Publication Information: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1967
  • Type: Book
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VIII, 324 pages ; 25 cm

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press
  • Responsable Person: Henry J. Friendly.
  • Publication Date: 1967
  • Copyright Date: 1967
  • Location: Chicago, Ill.
  • Country/State: Illinois
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 1967
  • Last edition Date: 1967
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF213
  • Dewey Code: 340.0973
  • OCLC: 332413

Main Contents

Reactions of a lawyer-newly-become-judge
On entering the path of the law
The common law tradition : deciding appeals
The gap in lawmaking–judges who can't and legislators who won't
A look at the federal administrative agencies
More definite standards of administrative action : the need
More definite standards of administrative action : the road
Watchman, what of the night?
In praise of Erie–and of the new federal common law
Mr. Justice Frankfurter and the reading of statutes
The bill of rights as a code of criminal procedure
A postscript on Miranda
Mr. Justice Holmes and the common law
Mr. Justice Brandeis–the quest for reason
Judge Learned Hand
Mr. Justice Frankfurter.

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