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Outside the law : narratives on justice in America

Outside the law : narratives on justice in America

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Porter Shreve, Susan Shreve
  • Language: English
  • Publication Information: Boston : Beacon Press, ©1997
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/outside-the-law-narratives-on-justice-in-america/ (Stable identifier)

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Online version: Outside the law. Boston: Beacon Press, ©1997 (OCoLC)609831215

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XI, 196 pages ; 24 cm

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Outside the law : narratives on justice in America is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Beacon Press
  • Responsable Person: edited by Susan Richards Shreve and Porter Shreve.
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Number of Editions: 4 editions
  • First edition Date: 1997
  • Last edition Date: 1997
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF386
  • ISBN: 0807044067 9780807044063 9780807044070 0807044075
  • OCLC: 35741930

Main Contents

Introduction: seeking justice / Martha Minow
Genetics of justice / Julia Alvarez
Confession / Richard Bausch
True morality / Madison Smartt Bell
Who killed Susan Smith? / Blanche McCrary Boyd
Justice as a nourisher of narrative / John Casey
Myth of justice / Michael Dorris
HR 442: redress / Garrett Hongo
Executive decision / Charles Johnson
Where was the VIllage? / Alex Kotlowitz
Secret ceremonies of love and death / Beverly Lowry
Runaway jurors: race versus the evidence / Clarence Page. Justify our love / Sarah Pettit
Justice / Ntozake Shange
Silent juror / Susan Richards Shreve
Mississippi / Gerald M. Stern
Free papers / Daniel J. Wideman
Justice: a perspective / John Edgar Wideman.

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