Representing Justice

Author: Judith Resnik
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300110960
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A remnant of the Renaissance : the transnational iconography of justice -- Civic space, the public square, and good governance -- Obedience : the judge as the loyal servant of the state -- Of eyes and ostriches -- Why eyes? : color, ...

The History Of Courts And Procedure In Medieval Canon Law

Author: Wilfried Hartmann
Publisher: CUA Press
ISBN: 0813229049
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For a recent general overview, see Judith Resnik and Dennis E. Curtis,
Representing Justice: Invention, Controversy, and Rights in City-States and
Democratic Courtrooms (Yale Law Library Series in Legal History and Reference
; New Haven ...

The Origins Of Reasonable Doubt

Author: James Q. Whitman
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300116007
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In this accessible book, James Q. Whitman digs deep into the history of the law and discovers that we have lost sight of the original purpose of “reasonable doubt.” It was not originally a legal rule at all, he shows, but a theological ...

Zuiver En Ontroerend Beweegloos

Author: Stefan van den Bossche
Publisher: Maklu
ISBN: 9044129791
Size: 45.45 MB
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Vgl. Judith Resnik and Dennis Curtis, Representing Justice: Invention,
Controversy, and Rights in City-States and Democratic Courtrooms, New Haven,
Yale Law Library Series in Legal History and Reference, 2011, p. 8-12. 169. E.H.
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Lawtalk

Author: James E. Clapp
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030017246X
Size: 62.73 MB
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This insightful and entertaining book reveals the unknown stories behind familiar legal expressions that come from sources as diverse as Shakespeare, vaudeville, and Dr. Seuss.

Inventing American Exceptionalism

Author: Amalia D. Kessler
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300198078
Size: 47.52 MB
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But as award-winning author Amalia Kessler reveals in this engrossing history, it was only in the turbulent decades before the Civil War that adversarialism became a defining American practice and ideology, displacing alternative, more ...

The Face That Launched A Thousand Lawsuits

Author: Jessica Lake
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300214227
Size: 29.93 MB
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"In this book I offer a new history of the evolution of privacy law in the United States that places the legal activism of individual women front and center, women such as the feisty Abigail Roberson, Coney Island high diver Mabel Colyer, ...

Creating The Administrative Constitution

Author: Jerry L. Mashaw
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030018347X
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This groundbreaking book is the first to look at administration and administrative law in the earliest days of the American republic.

Why Smart People Can Be So Stupid

Author: Robert J. Sternberg
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300128207
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This book is the first devoted to investigating what the most current psychological research can tell us about stupidity in everyday life.

The Colorado Doctrine

Author: David Schorr
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300189044
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DIV Making extensive use of archival and other primary sources, David Schorr demonstrates that the development of the “appropriation doctrine,” a system of private rights in water, was part of a radical attack on monopoly and corporate ...