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Law and change in modern America.

Law and change in modern America.

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Mary H. Grossman, Joel B. Grossman
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): California
  • Publication Information: Pacific Palisades, Calif., Goodyear Pub. Co. [1971]
  • Type: Book
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Online version: Grossman, Joel B. Law and change in modern America. Pacific Palisades, Calif., Goodyear Pub. Co. [1971] (OCoLC)579644994

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X, 420 pages 23 cm

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  • Publisher: Calif., Goodyear Pub. Co.
  • Responsable Person: Edited by Joel B. Grossman and Mary H. Grossman.
  • Publication Date: 1971
  • Country/State: California
  • Number of Editions: 9 editions
  • First edition Date: 1971
  • Last edition Date: 1971
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF211
  • Dewey Code: 340.115
  • ISBN: 9780876205181 087620518X
  • OCLC: 157512

Main Contents

The functions of law / E. Adamson Hoebel
Law and the regulation of social change / James Willard Hurst
Legal culture and social change / Lawrence M. Friedman
Law and social change / Yehezkel Dror
Law as an instrument of social change / William M. Evan
Under what circumstances can law bring about attitude change? / William K. Muir
Strategies of research design in the legal impact study : the control of plausible rival hypotheses / Richard Lempert
Methodological concerns in studying Supreme Court efficacy / James P. Levine
The limits of effective legal action / Roscoe Pound
The general preventive effects of punishment / Johannes Andenaes
On legal sanctions / Richard D. Schwartz and Sonya Orleans
Public economic policy and the problem of compliance : notes for research / James A. Anderson
Legal regulation, business conduct and prevailing morality / Harry V. Ball and Lawrence M. Friedman
Coercion to VIrtue / Jerome H. Skolnick
Robinson v. California, 370 U.S. 660 (1962)
Psychiatry and changing concepts of criminal responsibility / Jonas B. Robitscher
Powell v. Texas, 392 U.S. 514 (1968)
The psychiatrist and the legal process / Seymour L. Halleck
Preventing sex offences / Robert G. Fisher
Types of deviance and the effectiveness of legal sanctions / William J. Chambliss
Jim Crow and the law-an excerpt from Plessy v. Ferguson, 163 U.S. 537 (1896)
America at the crossroads / Gunnar Myrdal
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka 347 U.S. 483 (1954)
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, II 349 U.S. 294 (1955)
Can morality be legislated? / John P. Roche and Milton M. Gordon
The capacity of the law to affect race relations / Jack Greenberg
Leaders, the led, and the law : a case study in social change / Melvin M. Tumin and Robert Rotberg
The efficacy of the law in intergroup relations / Davis McEntire
The political socialization of the American negro / Dwaine Marvick
School desegregation : north and south / Robert Crain, with the assistance of Morton Inger, Gerald A. McWorter, James J. Vanecko
Desegregation : where do we go from here? / Alexander Bickel
Replies to Alexander M. Bickel, the debate over school desegregation / Gary Orfield, Charles V. Hamilton, Paul Brest
The American negro problem in the context of social change / Arnold Rose
Can a black man get a fair trial in this country? / Haywood Burns
Nine men in black who think white / Lewis M. Steel
The negro in America where myrdal went wrong / Carl N. Degler
Non-violence and the law : the law needs help / Harris Wofford
The strategy of protest : problems of negro civic action / James Q. Wilson
The meaning of creative disorder / Arthur Waskow
Justice Hugo Black dissenting in Cox v. Louisiana, 379 U.S. 536, 584 (1965)
Direct action, civil disobedience, and the constitution / Archibald Cox
National commission on the causes and prevention of VIolence : civil disobedience
The need for increased civil disobedience / Howard Zinn
Official conceptions of riots / Jerome Skolnick
Does VIolence succeed? / Hugh Graham Davis and Ted Robert Gurr.

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