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Product Description: Many people believe that jury verdicts in business trials are influenced by sympathy for the plaintiffs and a prejudice against business. This work, offering a systematic account of how juries make decisions in business cases, shows that these assumptions are false or exaggerated...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780300082067 | Yale Univ Pr, August 11, 2000, cover price $43.00 | About this edition: Many people believe that jury verdicts in business trials are influenced by sympathy for the plaintiffs and a prejudice against business.

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Product Description: Perhaps no idea is more emblematic of the field of law and society than crossing boundaries. From the founding of the Law and Society Association in the early 1960s, participating scholars aspired to create a field that crossed boundaries in at least two senses: by undertaking research that questioned and often bridged traditional methodological and disciplinary divisions, and by using nontraditional approaches to explore the interconnections between law and its social context...read more
By Marianne Constable (editor), David M. Engel (editor), Valerie P. Hans (editor), Susan Lawrence (editor) and Austin Sarat (editor)

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9780810114388 | Northwestern Univ Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Perhaps no idea is more emblematic of the field of law and society than crossing boundaries.

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9780810114395 | Northwestern Univ Pr, September 2, 1998, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Perhaps no idea is more emblematic of the field of law and society than crossing boundaries.

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Product Description: In this work, Hans and Vidmar review the historical evolution of the trial jury, the contemporary role of the jury in the American criminal justice system, and future prospects for the jury as an institutional force.

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9780306422553 | Plenum Pr, April 1, 1986, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Examines the fairness of the jury system, and discusses the selection procedure, jury competence, the insanity defense, prejudice, and capital punishment

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9780738205748 | Perseus Books Group, August 1, 2001, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: In this work, Hans and Vidmar review the historical evolution of the trial jury, the contemporary role of the jury in the American criminal justice system, and future prospects for the jury as an institutional force.

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Product Description: This volume collects new, high-quality scholarship on the perennially controversial institution of trial by jury. The book provides accounts of the jury's historical development and contemporary use, as well as empirical work on jury selection, jury decision making and jury reform...read more
By Valerie P. Hans (editor)

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9780754625049 | Ashgate Pub Co, July 11, 2006, cover price $375.00 | About this edition: This volume collects new, high-quality scholarship on the perennially controversial institution of trial by jury.

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Product Description: Tort law regulates most human activities: from driving a car to using consumer products to providing or receiving medical care. Injuries caused by dog bites, slips and falls, fender benders, bridge collapses, adverse reactions to a medication, bar fights, oil spills, and more all implicate the law of torts...read more

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9780814724941 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Tort law regulates most human activities: from driving a car to using consumer products to providing or receiving medical care.

Paperback:

9781479814183 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 2016, cover price $40.00

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