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Patterns of American legal thought

Patterns of American legal thought

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): G. Edward White
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Indiana
  • Publication Information: Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill Co., ©1978
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/patterns-of-american-legal-thought/ (Stable identifier)

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Online version: White, G. Edward. Patterns of American legal thought. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., ©1978 (OCoLC)755284353

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XIX, 389 pages ; 24 cm

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Patterns of American legal thought is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co.
  • Responsable Person: by G. Edward White.
  • Publication Date: 1978
  • Copyright Date: 1978
  • Location: Indianapolis
  • Country/State: Indiana
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 1978
  • Last edition Date: 2010
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF379
  • Dewey Code: 349.7309
  • ISBN: 0672834170 9780672834172
  • OCLC: 4521464

Main Contents

Introduction
Some central themes of American law. Book review of Lawrence M. Friedman, A history of American law ; The path of American jurisprudence ; The appellate opinion as historical source material
Scholarly thought. From sociological jurisprudence to realism: jurisprudence and social change in early twentieth-century America ; The evolution of reasoned elaboration: jurisprudential criticism and social change ; The intellectual origins of torts in America
The judiciary. The rise and fall of Justice Holmes ; Allocating power between agengies and the courts: the legacy of Justice Brandeis
Constitutional law. The Supreme Court's public and the publics's Supreme Court ; Constitutional protection for personal lifestyles
Conclusion.

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