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Author Junker, Kirk W., author.

Title Legal culture in the United States : an introduction / Kirk W. Junker.

Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2016.


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Physical description 1 online resource (xxv, 226 pages)
Contents 1. The goal : knowing the soul and spirit of U.S. legal culture through the experience of the common law -- 2. The always and already comparative nature of "foreign" law -- 3. Comparative law applied : the subtle differences between civil law and common law in study and practice -- 4. The historical reference frame of "kingless commonwealths on the other shore of the Atlantic" -- 5. The social reference frame : cultural practices we call "law" -- 6. The language reference frame -- 7. The philosophy reference frame -- 8. The disciplinary reference frame -- 9. The mechanistic reference frame.
Subject Law -- United States -- Methodology.
Culture and law -- United States.
Justice, Administration of -- Social aspects -- United States.
Adversary system (Law) -- Social aspects -- United States.
Sociological jurisprudence -- United States.
ISBN 9781315629940 (e-book : PDF)
9781317245537 (e-book: Mobi)
9781317245544 (e-book: ePub)
9781138642454 (hardback)
9781138194304 (paperback)
Standard Number 10.4324/9781315629940