Books tagged: quid pro

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Adversarialism and Consensus? The Professions’ Construction of Solicitor and Family Mediator Identity and Role
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Penetrating study of divergent messages that the Law Society (England & Wales) vs. UK College of Family Mediators transmit to their members about the professional approach to adopt in divorce and custody disputes. Webley uses grounded theory methods to analyse training, accreditation, best practice statements, & codes of conduct contrasting the two professions--and their divergent self-identities.
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.
Death of a Wannabe
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Series: The Frank May Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Frank May practices law but only the bland kind--writing wills, pushing papers. Not a seedy life in criminal law. But a dead body wakes you up to places you don't want to be. A call from frantic client Barney near the corpse of his wannabe-actress wife drags Frank in it. Only he really thinks Barney innocent. To see how, Frank will have to use his head. By Stanford law professor Lawrence Friedman.
Theory of Collective Behavior
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 201,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A modern edition of a sociological and social psychology classic, adding a reflective new Preface by the author--plus an extensive, analytical 2011 Foreword by MIT's Gary Marx. Marx notes, "The book is elegant, original, carefully crafted and forcefully argued. In its totality, it is a fine example of an effort to define a field, identify major types and systematically connect central variables."
Replay: Murder
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Series: A Morris & Sullivan Mystery. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
AP reporter John Morris and his sassy companion Julia Sullivan get plunged deep into the petty secrets--and jarring violence--of a college town when the football team's QB is killed. In Morris' own hotel room. Legendary coach Harry Carr--hated by all, famous for success--asks Morris to help solve the crime. Morris & Sullivan risk everything to unravel it. Previously published by Ballantine Books.