Introduction to the Study of the Law of the Constitution

Titre : Introduction to the Study of the Law of the Constitution
Auteur : Albert Venn 1835-1922 Dicey
Éditeur : Wentworth Press
ISBN-13 : 1371880514
Libération : 2016-08-28

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The Dynamic Constitution

Titre : The Dynamic Constitution
Auteur : Richard H. Fallon, Jr
Éditeur : Cambridge University Press
ISBN-13 : 9781139619875
Libération : 2013-04-22

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In this revised and updated second edition of The Dynamic Constitution, Richard H. Fallon, Jr provides an engaging, sophisticated introduction to American constitutional law. Suitable for lawyers and non-lawyers alike, this book discusses contemporary constitutional doctrine involving such issues as freedom of speech, freedom of religion, rights to privacy and sexual autonomy, the death penalty, and the powers of Congress. Through examples of Supreme Court cases and portraits of past and present Justices, this book dramatizes the historical and cultural factors that have shaped constitutional law. The Dynamic Constitution, 2nd edition, combines detailed explication of current doctrine with insightful analysis of the political culture and theoretical debates in which constitutional practice is situated. Professor Fallon uses insights from political science to explain some aspects of constitutional evolution and emphasizes features of the judicial process that distinguish constitutional law from ordinary politics.

Legal English

Titre : Legal English
Auteur : Teresa Brostoff
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105060223596
Libération : 2000-01-01

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Legal English effectively communicates to students the nuances of legal language in the United States. Professors Brostoff and Sinsheimer of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law unravel the legal system and study of law by using legal English in actual problems and exercises.This book acquaints readers with the two most important skills-legal research and writing-and approaches each problem and exercise from a different legal subject area. By discussing problem-solving techniques in a wide variety of topics, this workbook successfully increases student levels in readingand understanding legal documents. The new edition features revised and updated exercises, including: new internet research skills exercises, new writing and language exercises, and an expanded appellate advocacy section.

Introduction to American Constitutional Law

Titre : Introduction to American Constitutional Law
Auteur : William F. Funk
Éditeur : West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13 : 0314282793
Libération : 2014-04-01

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This title is a part of our CasebookPlus(tm) offering as ISBN 9781634595155. Learn more at CasebookPlus.com. Unlike most constitutional law books, this book does not assume that the students have any particular knowledge of American history, government, or law, so it begins with a rich introductory chapter to provide students with a necessary foundation for the rest of the material. Thereafter, it supplements the familiar cases with historical context and pictures and biographies of current and famous justices adjacent to their opinions. It makes the traditional canon accessible and enjoyable to the current generation. Easily covered over two semesters, the book manages through careful case selection to avoid drastic editing of all but the longest cases.

The Historians of Anglo American Law

Titre : The Historians of Anglo American Law
Auteur : Sir William Searle Holdsworth
Éditeur : The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN-13 : 9780963010698
Libération : 1928

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Holdsworth, W.S. The Historians of Anglo-American Law. New York: Columbia University Press, 1928. 175 pp. Reprinted 1994 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN 0-9630106-9-7. Cloth. $50. * In chronological order, beginning with Coke and Selden, Holdsworth surveys the work of the great practitioners of Anglo-American legal history. No one interested in the growth of Anglo-American law can fail to read with pleasure and profit this stimulating treatment of the development of legal history.

American Constitutional Law Volume II Civil Rights and Liberties

Titre : American Constitutional Law Volume II Civil Rights and Liberties
Auteur : Otis Stephens, Jr.
Éditeur : Cengage Learning
ISBN-13 : 9780495097051
Libération : 2007-03-01

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AMERICAN CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, Volumes I and II, combines cases, decisions, and authorial commentary to maximize your learning and understanding in this course. These comprehensive volumes cover the entire range of topics in constitutional law. Each of the chapters includes an extended essay providing the legal, historical, political, and cultural contexts for the set of edited decisions from the United States Supreme Court case that follows. In selecting, editing, and updating the materials, the authors emphasize recent trends in major areas of constitutional interpretation. At the same time, the authors include many landmark decisions, some of which retain importance as precedents while others illustrate the transient nature of constitutional interpretation. Because the book provides a good balance of decisions and authorial commentary, this text appeals to instructors of law as well as instructors of political science. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Legal Culture in the United States An Introduction

Titre : Legal Culture in the United States An Introduction
Auteur : Kirk Junker
Éditeur : Routledge
ISBN-13 : 9781317245551
Libération : 2016-02-19

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For law students and lawyers to successfully understand and practice law in the U.S., recognition of the wider context and culture which informs the law is essential. Simply learning the legal rules and procedures in isolation is not enough without an appreciation of the culture that produced them. This book provides the reader with an understandable introduction to the ways in which U.S. law reflects its culture and each chapter begins with questions to guide the reader, and concludes with questions for review, challenge and further understanding. Kirk W. Junker explores cultural differences, employing history, social theory, philosophy, and language as "reference frames," which are then applied to the rules and procedures of the U.S. legal system in the book’s final chapter. Through these cultural reference frames readers are provided with a set of interpretive tools to inform their understanding of the substance and institutions of the law. With a deeper understanding of this cultural context, international students will be empowered to more quickly adapt to their studies; more comprehensively understand the role of the attorney in the U.S. system; draw comparisons with their own domestic legal systems, and ultimately become more successful in their legal careers both in the U.S. and abroad.

The Arc of Due Process in American Constitutional Law

Titre : The Arc of Due Process in American Constitutional Law
Auteur : E. Thomas Sullivan
Éditeur : Oxford University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780199990801
Libération : 2013-07-04

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In The Arc of Due Process in American Constitutional Law, Sullivan and Massaro identify the historical underpinnings of due process while describing the evolution of the American due process doctrine.

Reconstructing Law and Justice in a Postcolony

Titre : Reconstructing Law and Justice in a Postcolony
Auteur : Nonso Okafo
Éditeur : Routledge
ISBN-13 : 9781317070276
Libération : 2016-04-08

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Drawing on data from a cross-section of postcolonial nations across the world and on a detailed case-study of Nigeria, this book examines the experience of recreating law and justice in postcolonial societies. The author's definition of postcolonial societies includes countries that have emerged from external colonial rule, such as Nigeria and India as well as societies that have overcome internal dominations, such as Afghanistan and Iraq. Suggesting that restructuring a system of law and justice must involve a consideration of the traditions, customs and native laws of a society as well as the official, often foreign rules, this volume examines how ethnically complex nations resolve disputes, whether criminal or civil, through a combination of formal and informal social control systems. This book is unique in its concern with how the average citizens of a postcolonial society can play more active parts in their nation's law and justice, and how modern and increasingly urban societies can learn from indigenous peoples and institutions, which are more informal in their approaches to problem-solving. The concluding chapter looks at the possibility of an increased role for civil as opposed to criminal response in the social control system of a postcolonial society.

Legal English Communication Skills

Titre : Legal English Communication Skills
Auteur : Mia Ingels
Éditeur : ACCO
ISBN-13 : 9789033461125
Libération : 2006

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