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1. Cover image for 'Racial Union'
Law, Intimacy, and the White State in Alabama, 1865-1954
Julie Novkov

A stunning exploration of America's attitudes on interracial marriage

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Law, Intimacy, and the White State in Alabama, 1865-1954
Julie Novkov

A stunning exploration of America's attitudes on interracial marriage

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2. Cover image for 'Doing Time on the Outside'
Incarceration and Family Life in Urban America
Donald Braman
A compelling account of the unintended social, financial, and personal consequences of incarceration on the families of prisoners
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2. Cover image for 'Doing Time on the Outside'
Incarceration and Family Life in Urban America
Donald Braman
A compelling account of the unintended social, financial, and personal consequences of incarceration on the families of prisoners
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3. Cover image for 'Lives of Lawyers Revisited'
Transformation and Resilience in the Organizations of Practice
Michael J. Kelly
A profound ethnographic analysis of how lawyers understand and respond to sweeping changes in the legal profession
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Transformation and Resilience in the Organizations of Practice
Michael J. Kelly
A profound ethnographic analysis of how lawyers understand and respond to sweeping changes in the legal profession
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4. Cover image for 'The Place of Law'
Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey, Editors
An important book that urges us to ask about the usefulness of metaphors of place in the design of legal regulation
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Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey, Editors
An important book that urges us to ask about the usefulness of metaphors of place in the design of legal regulation
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5. Cover image for 'Communities and Law'
Politics and Cultures of Legal Identities
Gad Barzilai
Offers an alternative approach to liberalism and to communitarianism, with an empirical focus on Israel
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Politics and Cultures of Legal Identities
Gad Barzilai
Offers an alternative approach to liberalism and to communitarianism, with an empirical focus on Israel
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6. Cover image for 'Dissent in Dangerous Times'
Austin Sarat, Editor
A powerful and moving study of the relationship between patriotism and dissent in the post-September 11 era
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Austin Sarat, Editor
A powerful and moving study of the relationship between patriotism and dissent in the post-September 11 era
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6. Cover image for 'Dissent in Dangerous Times'
Austin Sarat, Editor
A powerful and moving study of the relationship between patriotism and dissent in the post-September 11 era
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7. Cover image for 'Jurors' Stories of Death'
How America's Death Penalty Invests in Inequality
Benjamin Fleury-Steiner
An extraordinary study of the people directly involved in death-penalty decisions
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Paper 2004 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Jurors' Stories of Death" to Cart
8. Cover image for 'Cops, Teachers, Counselors'
Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service
Steven Maynard-Moody and Michael Musheno
A penetrating look at how government workers make sense of their work, ascribe identity to the people they encounter, and account for their decisions and actions
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Stories from the Front Lines of Public Service
Steven Maynard-Moody and Michael Musheno
A penetrating look at how government workers make sense of their work, ascribe identity to the people they encounter, and account for their decisions and actions
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9. Cover image for 'Legalizing Moves'
Salvadoran Immigrants' Struggle for U.S. Residency
Susan Bibler Coutin
Examines the transnational implications of immigrants' legalization efforts
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10. Cover image for 'The Politics of Community Policing'
Rearranging the Power to Punish
William Lyons
Community policing, the author argues, does not necessarily empower the community but often increases the power of the police
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Rearranging the Power to Punish
William Lyons
Community policing, the author argues, does not necessarily empower the community but often increases the power of the police
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11. Cover image for 'Tangled Loyalties'
Conflict of Interest in Legal Practice
Susan P. Shapiro
An empirical study of how conflicts of interest arise in the private practice of law and how law firms respond
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Paper 2002 $44.95 Available Add Paper for "Tangled Loyalties" to Cart
12. Cover image for 'Global Prescriptions'
The Production, Exportation, and Importation of a New Legal Orthodoxy
Yves Dezalay and Bryant G. Garth, Editors
Essays on the emerging new orthodoxy in international law that advocates the "rule of law" and "civil society" across the globe
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13. Cover image for 'Television Violence and Public Policy'
James T. Hamilton, Editor
Discusses why and how we should rate the content of television programs for violence
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13. Cover image for 'Television Violence and Public Policy'
James T. Hamilton, Editor
Discusses why and how we should rate the content of television programs for violence
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Paper 2000 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Television Violence and Public Policy" to Cart
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13. Cover image for 'Television Violence and Public Policy'
James T. Hamilton, Editor
Discusses why and how we should rate the content of television programs for violence
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Paper 2000 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Television Violence and Public Policy" to Cart
Hardcover 1998 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Television Violence and Public Policy" to Cart
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14. Cover image for 'Child Support'
The Next Frontier
J. Thomas Oldham and Marygold S. Melli, Editors
Explores the issues in reform of child support laws
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Hardcover 2000 $78.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Child Support" to Cart
15. Cover image for 'Rebels in Law'
Voices in History of Black Women Lawyers
J. Clay Smith, Jr., Editor
The reflections on their lives in law of pioneer black women lawyers
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Paper 2000 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Rebels in Law" to Cart
16. Cover image for 'Justice and Injustice in Law and Legal Theory'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
Explores the relationship between law and justice
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16. Cover image for 'Justice and Injustice in Law and Legal Theory'
Austin Sarat and Thomas R. Kearns, Editors
Explores the relationship between law and justice
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17. Cover image for 'Legal Advocacy'
Lawyers and Nonlawyers at Work
Herbert M. Kritzer
Compares the performance of lawyers and non-lawyers as advocates in various legal proceedings
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Hardcover 1999 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Legal Advocacy" to Cart
18. Cover image for 'Affirmative Action and Minority Enrollments in Medical and Law Schools'
Susan Welch and John Gruhl
Considers the impact of the Bakke decision regarding minority enrollment in professional schools
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18. Cover image for 'Affirmative Action and Minority Enrollments in Medical and Law Schools'
Susan Welch and John Gruhl
Considers the impact of the Bakke decision regarding minority enrollment in professional schools
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19. Cover image for 'Law Stories'
Gary Bellow and Martha Minow, Editors
Accounts of law problems and the way they were handled, written by the responsible lawyers
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Gary Bellow and Martha Minow, Editors
Accounts of law problems and the way they were handled, written by the responsible lawyers
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Paper 1998 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Law Stories" to Cart
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20. Cover image for 'Medical Malpractice and the American Jury'
Confronting the Myths about Jury Incompetence, Deep Pockets, and Outrageous Damage Awards
Neil Vidmar
Returns the verdict on the performance of medical malpractice juries
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Paper 1997 $34.95 Available Add Paper for "Medical Malpractice and the American Jury" to Cart
21. Cover image for 'The Powers that Punish'
Prison and Politics in the Era of the "Big House", 1920-1955
Charles Bright
Explores the nature of punishment in a twentieth-century penitentiary
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Hardcover 1996 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Powers that Punish" to Cart
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21. Cover image for 'The Powers that Punish'
Prison and Politics in the Era of the "Big House", 1920-1955
Charles Bright
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Hardcover 1996 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Powers that Punish" to Cart
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22. Cover image for 'The Possibility of Popular Justice'
A Case Study of Community Mediation in the United States
Sally Engle Merry and Neal Milner, Editors
Can popular justice ever be a real alternative to the violence and coercion of state law?
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Paper 1995 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "The Possibility of Popular Justice" to Cart
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22. Cover image for 'The Possibility of Popular Justice'
A Case Study of Community Mediation in the United States
Sally Engle Merry and Neal Milner, Editors
Can popular justice ever be a real alternative to the violence and coercion of state law?
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Paper 1995 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "The Possibility of Popular Justice" to Cart
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22. Cover image for 'The Possibility of Popular Justice'
A Case Study of Community Mediation in the United States
Sally Engle Merry and Neal Milner, Editors
Can popular justice ever be a real alternative to the violence and coercion of state law?
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Paper 1995 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "The Possibility of Popular Justice" to Cart
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23. Cover image for 'Stepfamilies and the Law'
Margaret M. Mahoney
Essential reading for those who wish to understand the meaning of stepfamily relationships in America today
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Hardcover 1994 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Stepfamilies and the Law" to Cart
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