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Author Barnes, Jeb.

Title Dust-up [electronic resource] : asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform / Jeb Barnes.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 138 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Today's challenging legislative environment and the politics of efficiency -- The asbestos crisis in the United States -- Asbestos litigation reform as a "likely" case for the politics of efficiency -- The puzzling politics of the Fair Act -- The asbestos case and the politics of efficiency -- The asbestos case, institutional change, and the judicialization of American policymaking.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Products liability -- Asbestos -- United States.
Damages -- United States.
Asbestos -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
Law reform -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781589017665 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1589017668 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781589017863 (e-book)

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