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              Books in the Oxford Socio-legal Studies series

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              Realistic Socio-Legal Theory: Pragmatism and a Social Theory of Law
               

              Realistic Socio-Legal Theory: Pragmatism and a Social Theory of Law (Hardback)

              By Tamanaha, Brian Z.

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              Drawing upon philosophical pragmatism, Tamanaha constructs the foundations for a realistic approach to the social scientific study of law. He analyses the major schools of socio-legal theory, and articulates a 'social theory of law' that is illustrated using concrete examples fro...m judicial decision-making.
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              ISBN 9780198265603
              Released AU 1 Jul 1997
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Oxford Socio-legal Studies
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              A General Jurisprudence of Law and Society
               

              A General Jurisprudence of Law and Society (Hardback)

              By Tamanaha, Brian Z.

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              An exploration of the relationship between law and society. Generally understood to be a mirror of society, a reflection of its customs and morals, the law maintains social order. Focusing on this common understanding, the book conducts a survey of social and legal theories.

              ISBN 9780199244669
              Released AU 1 Jul 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              A General Jurisprudence of Law and Society
               

              A General Jurisprudence of Law and Society (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tamanaha, Brian Z.

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              An exploration of the relationship between law and society. Generally understood to be a mirror of society, a reflection of its customs and morals, the law maintains social order. Focusing on this common understanding, the book conducts a survey of social and legal theories.

              ISBN 9780199244676
              Released AU 1 Jul 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Law's Community: Legal Theory in Sociological Perspective
               

              Law's Community: Legal Theory in Sociological Perspective (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Cotterrell, Roger

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              This collection of essays by a leading legal theorist seeks to re-locate the relationship between the traditional concerns of legal theory and the sociology of law, by establishing a consistent theoretical approach to the analysis of law in contemporary Western societies.

              ISBN 9780198264903
              Released AU 1 Jan 1999
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              English Lawyers between Market and State: The Politics of Professionalism
               

              English Lawyers between Market and State: The Politics of Professionalism (Hardback)

              By Abel, Richard L.

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              The English legal profession was often in the headlines during the 1990s. Reforms initiated by a Conservative Lord Chancellor and extended by his Labour successor transformed traditions, over the objections of the judiciary, Bar, and Law Society. This book mines that period for i...nsights into the prospects of professionalism in the 21st century.
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              ISBN 9780198260332
              Released AU 1 Aug 2003
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              The Uses of Discretion
               

              The Uses of Discretion (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Hawkins, Keith

              • RRP: $74.99
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              Discretion is a matter of scholarly interest for both lawyers and social scientists. This work uses contributions from both fields to explore some of the central issues involved of discretion by legal actors - those making decisions in the exercise of an authority conferred on th...em by law.
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              ISBN 9780198259503
              Released AU 2 Feb 1995
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              Small Claims in the County Courts in England and Wales: The Bargain Basement of Civil Justice
               

              Small Claims in the County Courts in England and Wales: The Bargain Basement of Civil Justice (Hardback)

              By Baldwin, John

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              The small claims procedure is seen as a way of tackling the crisis in civil justice. This book reports on the research on small claims procedures. It also includes discussion of interviews with litigants, including many who struggled to gain payment of court judgements. This book... is part of the Socio-Legal Studies series.
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              ISBN 9780198264774
              Released AU 1 Nov 1997
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              Law as a Social System
               

              Law as a Social System (Hardback)

              By Luhmann, Niklas; Translated by Ziegert, Klaus A.; Edited by Kastner, Fatima; Nobles, Richard; Schiff, David

              • RRP: $233.00
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              In this volume, Niklas Luhmann, an exponent of systems theory, explores its implications for our understanding of law. The volume provides an application to law of a theory that offers insights into the relationships between law and other aspects of contemporary society, includin...g politics, the economy, the media, education, and religion.
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              ISBN 9780198262381
              Released AU 1 Apr 2004
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              Realistic Socio-Legal Theory: Pragmatism and a Social Theory of Law
               

              Realistic Socio-Legal Theory: Pragmatism and a Social Theory of Law (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Tamanaha, Brian Z.

              • RRP: $86.99
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              This edition constructs the foundations for an approach to the social scientific study of law. It analyses the major schools of socio-legal theory and articulates a 'social theory of law' that is illustrated through examples taken from judicial decision- making. It combines socia...l science with legal theory.
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              ISBN 9780198298250
              Released AU 1 Aug 1999
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Cause Lawyering and the State in a Global Era
               

              Cause Lawyering and the State in a Global Era (Paperback)

              By Scheingold, Stuart A.; Edited by Sarat, Austin

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              Cause lawyering is law as practised by the politically motivated and those devoted to moral activism. This text examines the concept in a global context, exploring ways in which it influences and is influenced by the disaggregation of state power associated with democratization, ...and how democratization empowers lawyers who want to effect change.
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              ISBN 9780195141177
              Released AU 1 Apr 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Oxford Socio-legal Studies
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