Everyday Practices and Trouble Cases: Fundamental Issues in Law and Society Research: Volume 2

Everyday Practices and Trouble Cases: Fundamental Issues in Law and Society Research: Volume 2

by Austin Sarat
     
 

Everyday Practices and Trouble Cases asks how law helps to constitute the worlds in which we live every day, and how law responds to disruptions and disputes that arise in various realms. Leading scholars explore the dichotomy between everyday practices and trouble cases, and the way various kinds of research have addressed that dichotomy, illuminating the

Overview

Everyday Practices and Trouble Cases asks how law helps to constitute the worlds in which we live every day, and how law responds to disruptions and disputes that arise in various realms. Leading scholars explore the dichotomy between everyday practices and trouble cases, and the way various kinds of research have addressed that dichotomy, illuminating the pervasive role of law in social life as well as the capacity of law to respond to social conflict.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810114364
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Series:
Fundamental Issues in Law and Society Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
261
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Austin Sarat is the Oliver Wendell Holmes Professor of Law and Jurisprudence at Amherst College.

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