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Cultural Pluralism, Identity Politics, and the Law

Cultural Pluralism, Identity Politics, and the Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282423497
Format: Electronic book text
$91.71

We are witnessing in the last decade of the twentieth century more frequent demands by racial and ethnic groups...  Read More >>

Special Issue: Interdisciplinary Legal Studies: The Next Generation

Special Issue: Interdisciplinary Legal Studies: The...

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282526242
Format: Electronic book text
$395.84

This volume of Studies in Law, Politics, and Society brings together research by graduate students from universities...  Read More >>

The Rhetoric of Law

The Rhetoric of Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282423619
Format: Electronic book text
$118.80

Law is a profession of words. Simultaneously celebratory of great prose and dogmatically insistent on precise usage,...  Read More >>

Dissent in Dangerous Times

Dissent in Dangerous Times

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282593855
Format: Electronic book text
$72.71

Dissent in Dangerous Times presents essays by six distinguished scholars, who provide their own unique views on...  Read More >>

Speech and Silence in American Law

Speech and Silence in American Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282630734
Format: Electronic book text
$313.63

Rather than abstract philosophical discussion or yet another analysis of legal doctrine, Speech and Silence in American...  Read More >>

Identities, Politics, and Rights

Identities, Politics, and Rights

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282604681
Format: Electronic book text
$118.80

The subject of rights occupies a central place in liberal political thought. This tradition posits that rights are...  Read More >>

The Fate of Law

The Fate of Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282437784
Format: Electronic book text
$85.38

For law and legal theory the end of the twentieth century is a time of contradiction; while the newly emerging politics...  Read More >>

Crime and Punishment: Perspectives from the Humanities (Volume 37, Studies in Law, Politics, and Society)

Crime and Punishment: Perspectives from the Humanities...

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781280631832
Format: Electronic book text
$300.80

Volume 37 of Studies in Law, Politics, and Society presents a special issue devoted to exploring humanistic perspectives...  Read More >>

Studies in Law, Politics, and Society: Volume 40

Studies in Law, Politics, and Society: Volume 40

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781280962493
Format: Electronic book text
$316.64

Studies in Law, Politics and Society continues the tradition of annually publishing interdisciplinary research on...  Read More >>

The Lives of Guns

The Lives of Guns

Author: Jonathan Obert (Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor, Amherst College) ,  Andrew Poe (Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor, Amherst College)
ISBN: 9780190842925
Format: Hardback
$53.95

By focusing on the technology of the gun, rather than the people who wield or defend them, The Lives of Guns explores...  Read More >>

Law's Madness

Law's Madness

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Lawrence Douglas
ISBN: 9781282422803
Format: Electronic book text
$82.21

A provocative collection of essays that reveals how the law takes its definition from what it excludes<br>  Read More >>

The Place of Law

The Place of Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Lawrence Douglas
ISBN: 9781282422612
Format: Electronic book text
$82.21

An important book that urges us to ask about the usefulness of metaphors of place in the design of legal regulation<br>...  Read More >>

Lives in the Law

Lives in the Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Professor Lawrence Douglas
ISBN: 9781282422605
Format: Electronic book text
$82.21

Examines how the lives of individuals, social groups, and nations are fashioned by their engagement with the law<br>...  Read More >>

Is the Death Penalty Dying?

Is the Death Penalty Dying?

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282967182
Format: Electronic book text
$288.29

Is the Death Penalty Dying? provides a careful analysis of the historical and political conditions that shaped death...  Read More >>

Studies in Law, Politics, and Society, Volume 55: Studies in Law, Politics, and Society

Studies in Law, Politics, and Society, Volume 55: Studies...

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781283160421
Format: Electronic book text
$364.16

This volume Studies in Law, Politics and Society contains a symposium on indigenous peoples in Latin America. It...  Read More >>

Merciful Judgments and Contemporary Society: Legal Problems, Legal Possibilities

Merciful Judgments and Contemporary Society: Legal Problems,...

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781283384087
Format: Electronic book text
$313.63

Merciful Judgments and Contemporary Society: Legal Problems, Legal Possibilities explores the tension between law's...  Read More >>

The Cultural Lives of Cause Lawyers

The Cultural Lives of Cause Lawyers

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Stuart Scheingold (University of Washington)
ISBN: 9781281255082
Format: Electronic book text
$351.65

This book seeks to illuminate what we call the cultural lives of cause lawyers by examining their representation...  Read More >>

Sovereignty, Emergency, Legality

Sovereignty, Emergency, Legality

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781283149495
Format: Electronic book text
$326.30

It is widely recognized that times of national emergency put legality to its greatest test. In such times we rely...  Read More >>

Law and the Humanities

Law and the Humanities

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282467002
Format: Electronic book text
$434.02

A review and analysis of existing scholarship on the different national traditions and on the various modes and...  Read More >>

Dissenting Voices in American Society

Dissenting Voices in American Society

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781280485688
Format: Electronic book text
$313.63

Dissenting Voices in American Society: The Role of Judges, Lawyers, and Citizens explores the status of dissent...  Read More >>

Pain, Death, and the Law

Pain, Death, and the Law

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282422827
Format: Electronic book text
$91.71

This collection of essays examines the relationship between pain, death, and the law and addresses the question...  Read More >>

Law in Everyday Life

Law in Everyday Life

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Thomas R Kearns
ISBN: 9781282437746
Format: Electronic book text
$102.96

Sarat and Kearns . . . have edited a truly marvelous work on the impact of the law on daily life and vice versa....  Read More >>

Law in the Domains of Culture

Law in the Domains of Culture

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College) ,  Thomas R Kearns
ISBN: 9781282437777
Format: Electronic book text
$79.04

The concept of culture is troublingly vague and, at the same time, hotly contested, and law's relations to culture...  Read More >>

Special Issue: Law Firms, Legal Culture, and Legal Practice

Special Issue: Law Firms, Legal Culture, and Legal Practice...

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282797628
Format: Electronic book text
$395.84

Large law firms have become a dominant feature of the legal landscape in the United States and elsewhere. This volume...  Read More >>

States of Violence

States of Violence

Author: Professor Austin Sarat (Amherst College)
ISBN: 9781282302952
Format: Electronic book text
$310.46

This book calls into question the legitimacy of state uses of violence and mounts a sustained effort at interpretation,...  Read More >>

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