Cardozo

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226675565
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How are reputations forged? Why do some reputations endure, while others crumble? And how can we know whether a reputation is fairly deserved? In this ambitious book, Richard Posner confronts these questions in the case of Benjamin Cardozo.

Cardozo

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226675558
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How are reputations forged? Why do some reputations endure, while others crumble? And how can we know whether a reputation is fairly deserved? In this ambitious book, Richard Posner confronts these questions in the case of Benjamin Cardozo.

Cardozo

Author: Andrew L. Kaufman
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674096455
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Thus, he did not modernize law at every opportunity. In this book, Kaufman interweaves the personal and professional lives of this remarkable man to yield a multidimensional whole.

Frontiers Of Legal Theory

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674013605
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The most exciting development in legal thinking since World War II has been the growth of interdisciplinary legal studies. Judge Richard Posner has been a leader in this movement, and his new book explores its rapidly expanding frontier.

The Problems Of Jurisprudence

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674708761
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In this book, Richard A. Posner examines how judges go about making difficult decisions.

The Nature Of The Judicial Process

Author: Benjamin N. Cardozo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486443868
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In this legal classic, a former Associate Supreme Court Justice explains the conscious and unconscious processes by which a judge decides a case and the ways rulings are guided and shaped.

Overcoming Law

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674649255
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Throughout, the book is unified by Posner's distinctive stance, which is pragmatist in philosophy, economic in methodology, and liberal (in the sense of John Stuart Mill's liberalism) in politics.

Metaphor And Reason In Judicial Opinions

Author: Haig A. Bosmajian
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809316120
Size: 34.94 MB
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" Haig Bosmajian examines the crucial role of the trope--metaphors, personifications, metonymies--in argumentation and reveals the surprisingly important place that figurative, nonliteral language holds in judicial decision making.

Divergent Paths

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674915615
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Richard Posner reflects on the causes and consequences of this widening gap and what can be done to close it.

How Judges Think

Author: Richard A. Posner
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674033833
Size: 48.74 MB
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A distinguished and experienced appellate court judge, Posner offers in this new book a unique and, to orthodox legal thinkers, a startling perspective on how judges and justices decide cases.