All Judges Are Political-Except When They Are Not: Acceptable Hypocrisies and the Rule of Law

All Judges Are Political-Except When They Are Not: Acceptable Hypocrisies and the Rule of Law

by Keith Bybee
     
 


Comparing law to the American practice of common courtesy, this book explains how our courts not only survive under conditions of suspected hypocrisy, but actually depend on these conditions to function.See more details below

Overview


Comparing law to the American practice of common courtesy, this book explains how our courts not only survive under conditions of suspected hypocrisy, but actually depend on these conditions to function.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804753128
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
08/24/2010
Series:
Cultural Lives of Law Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
237,315
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

I Legal Realism: Dead and Alive....................1
II Elements of Common Courtesy....................35
III The Rule of Law as the Rules of Etiquette....................75
Notes....................107
Bibliography....................149
Table of Cases....................167
Acknowledgments....................169
Index....................173

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