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Title Law and democracy in the empire of force [electronic resource] / edited by H. Jefferson Powell and James Boyd White.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2009.


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Description 285 p.
Note Papers presented at a conference held at the University of Michigan Law School, April 13-14, 2007.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Languages of politics in America / Jedediah Purdy -- Democracy and prophecy / M. Cathleen Kaveny -- Ennobling politics / Robin West -- An oresteia for Argentina : between fraternity and the rule of law / Martin Böhmer -- Moral disagreement in a culture of certainty / Howard Lesnick -- The resilience of law / Joseph Vining -- Justice Jackson's republic and ours / Barry Sullivan -- Privacy's end / Jed Rubenfeld -- Anti-social behaviour orders in the United Kingdom / A.W. Brian Simpson -- Conscience and the constitution / John T. Noonan Jr -- Law as a tool / H. Jefferson Powell -- Law, economics, and torture / James Boyd White.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Law -- Congresses.
Law -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author White, James Boyd, 1938-
Powell, Jefferson, 1954-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780472116843 (cloth : alk. paper)
0472116843 (cloth : alk. paper)

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