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Product Description: The trial of O. J. Simpson was a sensation, avidly followed by millions of people, but it was also, in a sense, nothing new. One hundred years earlier the Lizzie Borden trial had held the nation in thrall. The names (and the crimes) may change, but the appeal is enduring—and why this is, how it works, and what it means are what Lawrence Friedman investigates in The Big Trial...read more

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9780700620777 | Univ Pr of Kansas, May 4, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The trial of O.
9780405021572, titled "The Government in Labor Disputes" | Ayer Co Pub, December 1, 1969, cover price $20.00 | also contains The Government in Labor Disputes

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Product Description: Inside the Castle is a comprehensive social history of twentieth-century family law in the United States. Joanna Grossman and Lawrence Friedman show how vast, oceanic changes in society have reshaped and reconstituted the American family...read more

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9780691149820 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 18, 2011, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Inside the Castle is a comprehensive social history of twentieth-century family law in the United States.

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9780691163321 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 3, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Inside the Castle is a comprehensive social history of twentieth-century family law in the United States.

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Product Description: As the world s largest economy, the Unites States imports and exports more merchandise than any other country. This book covers the ''nuts and bolts'' of laws administered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (''CBP''), the agency charged with regulating imports into the U...read more

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9781594609206 | Carolina Academic Pr, December 20, 2011, cover price $97.00 | About this edition: As the world s largest economy, the Unites States imports and exports more merchandise than any other country.

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Product Description: This law and society reader taps a rich and diverse literature to compare and contrast the legal experience of many different cultures and nations. Drawing on a variety of methodological approaches, the selections allow students to evaluate whether there are general patterns that explain how legal systems work (or fail to work) and how these patterns relate to the structural and cultural facts of society...read more

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9780804763738 | Stanford Univ Pr, April 4, 2011, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This law and society reader taps a rich and diverse literature to compare and contrast the legal experience of many different cultures and nations.

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9780804763745 | Stanford Univ Pr, April 4, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This law and society reader taps a rich and diverse literature to compare and contrast the legal experience of many different cultures and nations.

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Product Description: The law of succession rests on a single brute fact: you can't take it with you. The stock of wealth that turns over as people die is staggeringly large. In the United States alone, some $41 trillion will pass from the dead to the living in the first half of the 21st century...read more

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9780804760362 | Stanford Univ Pr, March 9, 2009, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The law of succession rests on a single brute fact: you can't take it with you.

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9780804762090 | Stanford Univ Pr, March 9, 2009, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The law of succession rests on a single brute fact: you can't take it with you.

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Product Description: Guarding Life's Dark Secrets tells the story of an intriguing aspect of the social and legal culture in the United States, the construction and destruction of a network of doctrines designed to protect reputation. The strict and unbending rules of decency and propriety of the nineteenth century, especially concerning sexual behavior, paradoxically provided ways to protect and shield respectable men and women who deviated from the official norms...read more

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9780804757393 | Stanford Univ Pr, November 30, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Guarding Life's Dark Secrets tells the story of an intriguing aspect of the social and legal culture in the United States, the construction and destruction of a network of doctrines designed to protect reputation.

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A social history of the law in America traces the development of the American legal system from the colonial period to the present day, exploring the various ways in which it evolved to fit the changing needs of American society and economy and documenting its failures and accomplishments in terms of social opportunity, justice, crime, government, and more. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

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9780375506352 | Modern Library, August 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A social history of law in America traces the development of the American legal system from the colonial period to the present day.

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9780812972856 | Reprint edition (Modern Library, October 12, 2004), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A social history of the law in America traces the development of the American legal system from the colonial period to the present day, exploring the various ways in which it evolved to fit the changing needs of American society and economy and documenting its failures and accomplishments in terms of social opportunity, justice, crime, government, and more.

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