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.


Author: Robert S. Summers
Publisher: West Group
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its nature, functions and limits Robert S. Summers. of abolitionists for any
convicted murderer over a hundred innocent victims.) The French writer Albert
Camus contended that the convict awaiting ... The penalty is meant to vindicate
the social order and not just the suffering of the victim. A murderer makes life
insecure by defying the law. Society denounces his crime and vindicates its law
by executing the murderer regardless of whether the victim did or did not suffer
any pain whatever.

Research Handbook On Intellectual Property Licensing

Author: Jacques de Werra
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1781005982
Size: 58.10 MB
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Robert W. Gomulkiewicz is the Washington Law Foundation Professor and the
Faculty Director of the Law, Technology & Arts Group at the University of
Washington School of Law. He also serves as the Faculty Advisor for the
Washington Law Review and Washington Journal of Law, Technology & Arts.
Professor Gomulkiewicz's scholarship focuses on intellectual property licensing.
His publications include ... Society: Nature, Functions, and Limits (Aspen
Publishers 2010). Hillman has ...

Encyclopedia Of Law And Society

Author: David Scott Clark
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 076192387X
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In short, law's institutional resources enable it to promote social coordination and
harmony under conditions of moral diversity and disagreement. Conclusion Of
course, law is not the only available technique for underwriting value-pluralism
and managing moral disagreement, and its resources for doing so (although
substantial) are finite. However, in societies that not only tolerate but also
encourage moral diversity, theories about the nature, functions, and limits of law
and its claim on ...

Prescriptive Legal Positivism

Author: Tom Campbell
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781844720231
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SOCIAL CONTROL The benefits and drawbacks of formal justice, and hence of a
legalistic approach to rights, are part of the general assessment of the function of
rules in society. ... or licensed by reference to the good or bad effects which
actions and inactions may 20 For general treatments of the instrumental functions
of rules, see R Summers and C Howard, Law, Its Nature, Function and Limits,
2nd edn, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice- Hall, 1972; and J Raz, 'On the functions
of law', ...

Law And Society

Author: Steven Vago
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315443104
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1972. Law: Its Nature, Functions and Limits. 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ:
Prentice Hall. Sumner, William Graham. 1906. Folkways. Boston: Ginn. ———.
1886/1940. “The Challenge of Facts,” in Maurice R. Davie (ed.), Sumner Today,
pp. 67–93. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Suncor Energy Inc. v. Unifor
Local 707A, 2016 ABQB 269. Sun-Rype Products Ltd. v. Archer Daniels Midland
Company, 2013 SCC 58. Sunstein, Cass R. 2003. Why Societies Need Dissent.
Cambridge ...

Civil Procedure

Author: Kevin M. Clermont
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Coverage extends from the history of the law to its application in cyberspace. In brief, this book provides the theory, doctrine, and practice of territorial jurisdiction and venue.

Law As A Social System

Author: Niklas Luhmann
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780198262381
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Apan from Ferrari the assumption is frequendy made that law has to fulfil a
plurality of functions — typically in giving such a listing, see, for example, Davis et
al., Society and the Law, 65; Michel van de Kerchove and Francois Ost. Le
systeme juridique entre ordie et desordie (Paris, 1988), 161, following R.
Summers and C. Howard, Law, its Nature, Functions and Limits, 2nd edn. (
Englewood Cliffs, 1975), (There is, of course, no doubt that observers who are
not concerned with the ...

The American Legal System

Author: Albert P. Melone
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742547537
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The Sociology of Law: Interdisciplinary Readings. San Francisco: Chandler
Publishing, 1968. Smith, Roger M. Liberalism and American Constitutional Law.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1990. Summers, Robert. Law: Its
Nature, Functions and Limits. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1972. Tonnies,
Ferdinand. Community and Society. Edited and translated by Charles P. Loomis.
New York: Harper and Row, 1963. Twining, William, ed. Legal Theory and
Common Law.

Materials For A Basic Course In Civil Procedure

Author: Richard H. Field
Publisher: Foundation Press
ISBN: 9781599417783
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Retaining prior editions' range and depth of coverage, while undergoing a thorough rewriting to make it ever more smooth and logical, The tenth edition covers such major new cases as Tombly and Iqbal, and it fully incorporates the new rules ...