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The Resource Nonsense factory : the making and breaking of the American legal system, Bruce Cannon Gibney

Nonsense factory : the making and breaking of the American legal system, Bruce Cannon Gibney

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Nonsense factory : the making and breaking of the American legal system
Title
Nonsense factory
Title remainder
the making and breaking of the American legal system
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Cannon Gibney
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDX
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Gibney, Bruce
Dewey number
364.973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Law
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
Label
Nonsense factory : the making and breaking of the American legal system, Bruce Cannon Gibney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibligraphical references (pages 390-489) and index
Contents
The Value of Law: More Than Just a Nuisance -- Jurisprudence: Making and Breaking Law -- Legal Education: The School as Scandal -- Legislatures: Outsourced Sausage-Making -- Bureaucrazy: Empire by Form -- Judges: Robots, Umpires, or Gods? -- Arbitration: Privatized Justice -- Legal Economics: Putting a Price on Priceless -- Prosectuors and Defenders: Angels of Vengeance and Mercy -- Police: The Thick Blue Line -- Proof: The Evidence for Evidence -- Remedies: How Many Wrongs Make a Right? -- Failing from the Top Down: Imperial Presidencies and Constitutional Erosion -- Conclusion: Proposals Modest and Otherwise
Control code
on1051134157
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
504 pages
Isbn
9780316475266
System control number
(OCoLC)1051134157
Label
Nonsense factory : the making and breaking of the American legal system, Bruce Cannon Gibney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibligraphical references (pages 390-489) and index
Contents
The Value of Law: More Than Just a Nuisance -- Jurisprudence: Making and Breaking Law -- Legal Education: The School as Scandal -- Legislatures: Outsourced Sausage-Making -- Bureaucrazy: Empire by Form -- Judges: Robots, Umpires, or Gods? -- Arbitration: Privatized Justice -- Legal Economics: Putting a Price on Priceless -- Prosectuors and Defenders: Angels of Vengeance and Mercy -- Police: The Thick Blue Line -- Proof: The Evidence for Evidence -- Remedies: How Many Wrongs Make a Right? -- Failing from the Top Down: Imperial Presidencies and Constitutional Erosion -- Conclusion: Proposals Modest and Otherwise
Control code
on1051134157
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
504 pages
Isbn
9780316475266
System control number
(OCoLC)1051134157

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