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Cuestionarios de Derecho Penal. Parte Especial. Tomo II.
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Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
La presente obra abarca cuestiones de respuesta alternativa sobre los temas más importantes y fundamentales la Parte Especial del Derecho Penal. Once amplios cuestionarios, cada uno de ellos con una extensión proporcional a su importancia y con sus respectivas soluciones. Casi mil cuestiones de respuesta alternativa, especialmente diseñadas y secuenciadas para el estudio de esta compleja materia.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 2 - December 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,430. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The December 2013 issue of Harvard Law Review is dedicated to the late Ronald Dworkin, with In Memoriam essays. The issue has an article by David Pozen, "The Leaky Leviathan: Why the Government Condemns and Condones Unlawful Disclosures of Information." The issue adds essays by Nicola Lacey and Geoffrey Shaw examining a previously lost writing by H.L.A. Hart on discretion, and Hart's own essay.
Cuestionarios de Derecho Internacional Público
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Cuestionarios de Derecho Internacional Público. Una obra extensa con más de mil preguntas sobre Derecho Internacional Público, que abordan la temática básica necesaria tanto en los estudios jurídicos y de Derecho como en las oposiciones y concursos públicos en los que se contempla Derecho Internacional Público.
Contract Law in America: A Social and Economic Case Study
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Contract law as applied in the real world and not just in the books. A classic study of the social and economic realities of commercial and trade law, told through cases and rich historical analysis. Comparing law over three distinct historical eras, Friedman shows that contracts law is more contingent and varying than traditional legal analysis suggests. Adds new foreword by Stewart Macaulay.
Lawyers on Their Own: The Solo Practitioner in an Urban Setting
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Renowned socio-legal study of lawyers in solo practice in Chicago during the 1960s, as updated in 1994. Includes new 2011 Foreword by law professor William Gallagher. The book is considered foundational for studies of the legal profession and legal ethics for small-client practice. Carlin exposes the underbelly of practice among solo lawyers and their methods of getting business, in many settings.
Arizona Law Review: Volume 53, Issue 3
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,990. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Founded in 1959, the Arizona Law Review is a general-interest academic legal journal. The Review is edited and published quarterly by students of the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law.
Stanford Law Review: Vol. 63, Iss. 4 - Apr. 2011
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Reference
This current issue of the Stanford Law Review features articles on handling unfair contracts, the ethics of a lawyer's possessing actual evidence in a case, and the forensic use of DNA and other means to establish families, plus notes on amicus briefs and religious freedom in a historical perspective. Articles are written by acclaimed scholars while notes are by students at Stanford Law School.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 3 - March 2011
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Reference
A leading journal adds multiple ebook editions to its distribution, the first such general law review to do so. This current issue of the Stanford Law Review contains studies of law, economics, and policy by recognized scholars on such diverse topics as "preglimony," derivatives markets in a fiscal crisis, corporate reform in Brazil, land use and zoning, and a student Note on college endowments.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 2 - January 2011
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,200. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
One of the leading and most-read law journals adds a digital ebook edition to its worldwide distribution...the first general interest law review to do so. This current issue of the Stanford Law Review contains studies of law, economics, and social policy by such recognized scholars as Judge Richard Posner, Albert Yoon, Cynthia Estland, Kenneth Bamberger, Deirdre Mulligan, and Norman Spaulding.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 1 - December 2010
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,560. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Reference
One of the leading and most-read law journals adds a digital edition to its worldwide distribution. This current issue of the Stanford Law Review contains studies of law, economics, and social policy by scholars Ryan Scott (on sentencing disparity), Scott Hershovitz (what Harry Potter means to torts), Robert Cooter & Neil Siegel (collective federalism), and Brian Galle & Jonathan Klick (AMT tax).
Patterns of American Legal Thought
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
A renowned legal historian's collection of astute and timeless essays on such subjects as the process, method and debates of legal history; the truth about Holmes and Brandeis; legal realism & its critics; the origins of tort law; appellate opinions as research sources; Brown v. Board and the role of Earl Warren; and the development of gay rights in U.S. constitutional law. Quality digital format.
Discretion to Disobey: A Study of Lawful Departures from Legal Rules
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
A recognized study by a philosophy professor and a law professor is a truly interdisciplinary inquiry into the idea of departing from the strict letter of the law in a way that, they argue, actually comports with both law and morality. Part of the basic canon of law and philosophy, and much debated since first published by Stanford Press. Sometimes you have to break the law to make the law.