Law For Society

Author: Kevin M. Clermont
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9780735568532
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How does law work? What can law do and not do? The book addresses the nature of law, its problem-solving functions, and the limits on what law can accomplish.

Law As A Social System

Author: Niklas Luhmann
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780198262381
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Concretely, law deals with the function of the stabilization of normative
expectations by regulating how they are generalized in ... long as one has
confidence in law.13 Last but not least, this means that one can live in a more
complex society, in which personal or interaction ... entre ordie et desordie (Paris,
1988), 161, following R. Summers and C. Howard, Law, its Nature, Functions and
Limits, 2nd edn.

Citizenship For The 21st Century

Author: William T. Callahan
Publisher: Eric Clearinghouse for Social
ISBN: 9780941339100
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At the same time, education of social scientists in law can play an important part
in enriching legal scholarship. ... is not the study of the content of particular laws,
as such, but study about law, its nature, functions, limits, and role in society that is
 ...

The Expressive Powers Of Law

Author: Richard H. McAdams
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674967208
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But Richard McAdams says law also generates compliance through its expressive power to coordinate behavior (traffic laws) and inform beliefs (smoking bans)—that is, simply by what it says rather than what it sanctions.

Facing The Limits Of The Law

Author: Erik Claes
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540798560
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The contributors to this book engage in the challenging task of making sense of this experience.

Family Law

Author: Sonia Harris-Short
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199563829
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the. nature,. function,. and. limits. of. divorce. law. Before examining current
divorce law and reform options, we sketch ... by implication, the importance of
marriage to the welfare of the parties, any children of the marriage, and society at
large.

Democracy And Dictatorship

Author: Norberto Bobbio
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1509526153
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In this important volume Norberto Bobbio examines some of the central themes of political theory and presents a systematic exposition of his views.