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The Adversary First AmendmentFree Expression and the Foundations of American Democracy

The Adversary First Amendment: Free Expression and the Foundations of American Democracy

Martin H. Redish

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804772150
eISBN:
9780804786348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772150.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The book presents a unique and controversial rethinking of the intersection between modern American democratic theory and free expression. Most free speech scholars view freedom of expression as a ... More

After Secular Law

After Secular Law

Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Robert A. Yelle, and Mateo Taussig-Rubbo (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775366
eISBN:
9780804780704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775366.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Many people today place great hope in law as a vehicle for the transformation of society and accept that law is autonomous, universal, and above all, secular. Yet recent scholarship has called into ... More

Bleached FaithThe Tragic Cost When Religion Is Forced into the Public Square

Bleached Faith: The Tragic Cost When Religion Is Forced into the Public Square

Steven Goldberg

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758611
eISBN:
9780804763141
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758611.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Public recognition of religion has been a part of American political life from the country's beginning, and that is not going to change. But in recent years, the effort by some to challenge the long ... More

Calculating PromisesThe Emergence of Modern American Contract Doctrine

Calculating Promises: The Emergence of Modern American Contract Doctrine

Roy Kreitner

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753982
eISBN:
9780804768054
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753982.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book is a history of contract law in the United States around the turn of the twentieth century. It details shifts in our conception of contract by juxtaposing scholarly accounts of contract ... More

Competition and the State

Competition and the State

D. Daniel Sokol, Thomas K. Cheng, and Ioannis Lianos (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804789394
eISBN:
9780804791625
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804789394.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

This book is an attempt to take stock of and analyze the multifaceted role of the state and its impact on competition law and policy. The chapters address various aspects of the tensions and ... More

Competition Law and Development

Competition Law and Development

Daniel D. Sokol, Thomas K. Cheng, and Ioannis Lianos (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804785716
eISBN:
9780804787925
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785716.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

This book addresses two related strands of literature - antitrust/competition law and economics and law and development. Whereas most competition law and economics has focused on developments in the ... More

The Constitution of Electoral Speech LawThe Supreme Court and Freedom of Expression in Campaigns and Elections

The Constitution of Electoral Speech Law: The Supreme Court and Freedom of Expression in Campaigns and Elections

Brian K. Pinaire

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757249
eISBN:
9780804779609
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757249.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Bush v. Gore brought to the public's attention the significance of election law and the United States Supreme Court's role in structuring the rules that govern how campaigns and elections function in ... More

Emptied LandsA Legal Geography of Bedouin Rights in the Negev

Emptied Lands: A Legal Geography of Bedouin Rights in the Negev

Alexandre Kedar, Ahmad Amara, and Oren Yiftachel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781503603585
eISBN:
9781503604582
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503603585.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

It is commonly claimed by Israeli authorities that Bedouins are trespassers who never acquired property or settlement rights in southern Israel/Palestine. This led to massive dispossession of ... More

The Expanding Spaces of LawA Timely Legal Geography

The Expanding Spaces of Law: A Timely Legal Geography

Irus Braverman, Nicholas Blomley, and David Delaney (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804787185
eISBN:
9780804791878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787185.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Legal geography argues that nearly every aspect of law is located, takes place, is in motion, or has some spatial frame of reference. In other words, law is always “worlded” in some way. Likewise, ... More

The Global Limits of Competition Law

The Global Limits of Competition Law

D. Daniel Sokol and Ioannis Lianos (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774901
eISBN:
9780804782678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774901.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Over the last three decades, the field of antitrust law has grown increasingly prominent, and more than one hundred countries have enacted competition law statutes. As competition law expands to ... More

H.L.A. Hart, Second Edition

H.L.A. Hart, Second Edition

Neil MacCormick

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756785
eISBN:
9780804779562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756785.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This substantially revised second edition delivers an introduction to the life and works of H. L. A. Hart, noted Professor of Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford from 1952 to 1968. Hart ... More

HabermasThe Discourse Theory of Law and Democracy

Habermas: The Discourse Theory of Law and Democracy

Hugh Baxter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769129
eISBN:
9780804777810
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769129.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Though many legal theorists are familiar with Jürgen Habermas's work addressing core legal concerns, they are not necessarily familiar with his earlier writings in philosophy and social theory. ... More

Harboring DataInformation Security, Law, and the Corporation

Harboring Data: Information Security, Law, and the Corporation

Andrea M. Matwyshyn (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760089
eISBN:
9780804772594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760089.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

As identity theft and corporate data vulnerability continue to escalate, corporations must protect both the valuable consumer data they collect and their own intangible assets. Both Congress and the ... More

Hegel's LawsThe Legitimacy of a Modern Legal Order

Hegel's Laws: The Legitimacy of a Modern Legal Order

William E. Conklin

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804750301
eISBN:
9780804779418
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804750301.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book serves as an introduction to Hegel's ideas on the nature of law. It examines whether state-centric domestic and international laws are binding upon autonomous individuals. The author also ... More

Imagining New LegalitiesPrivacy and Its Possibilities in the 21st Century

Imagining New Legalities: Privacy and Its Possibilities in the 21st Century

Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804777049
eISBN:
9780804781572
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804777049.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This book reminds us that examining the right to privacy and the public/private distinction is an important way of mapping the forms and limits of power that can legitimately be exercised by ... More

International Law and the Future of Freedom

International Law and the Future of Freedom

John H. Barton

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804776691
eISBN:
9780804791083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776691.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book is an exploration into ways to protect our freedoms in the new global international order. It forges a unique approach to the problem of democracy deficit in the international legal system ... More

The Italian Legal SystemAn Introduction, Second Edition

The Italian Legal System: An Introduction, Second Edition

Michael A. Livingston, Pier Giuseppe Montaneri, and Francesco Parisi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804774956
eISBN:
9780804796552
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774956.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This is the second edition of Cappelletti, Merryman, and Perillo, The Italian Legal System: An Introduction, published by SUP in 1965. The book provides not merely an overview of Italian law but also ... More

Knowledge as PowerCriminal Registration and Community Notification Laws in America

Knowledge as Power: Criminal Registration and Community Notification Laws in America

Wayne A. Logan

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757102
eISBN:
9780804771399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757102.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Societies have long sought security by identifying potentially dangerous individuals in their midst. America is surely no exception. This book traces the evolution of a modern technique that has come ... More

Latin American LawyersA Historical Introduction

Latin American Lawyers: A Historical Introduction

Rogelio Perez-Perdomo

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804751261
eISBN:
9780804767699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804751261.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book provides a history of the intellectual training and social placement of lawyers in Latin America. The book examines the Roman legal roots of the Latin American tradition and traces the ... More

Law and Catastrophe

Law and Catastrophe

Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756839
eISBN:
9780804768344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756839.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

The study of catastrophe is a growth industry. Today, cosmologists scan the heavens for asteroids of the kind that smashed into earth some ninety million years ago, leading to the swift extinction of ... More

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