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Lawyers at Work
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 188,060. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services
A collection of articles and essays by Herbert Kritzer draws on his extensive research related to lawyers and legal practice conducted over the last 35 years. That research has applied existing theoretical frameworks and developed innovative ways of thinking about how to understand what it is that lawyers do. The chapters reflect the wide range of qualitative and quantitative research methodology.
For the Poor and Disenfranchised: An Institutional and Historical Analysis of American Public Interest Law, 1876-1990
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
An historical and institutional analysis of the public interest bar in the United States, Dr. Robert Sauté's new book traces how the legal profession delivered on the legal system's promise of equal justice for all by making the legal system available to all and a vehicle for substantive justice, exploring political mobilization, entrepreneurial lawyering, and pro bono publico representation.
Representing the Poor: Legal Advocacy and Welfare Reform During Reagan's Gubernatorial Years
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
An extended, multifaceted case study of a kind not much found in scholarship on social cause lawyering. The narrative highlights the forceful presence of Ronald Reagan and the key role in representing the welfare poor of Ralph S. Abascal, a legal aid attorney. To fight Reagan’s welfare policies, Abascal with other legal services lawyers affected judicial, legislative, and administrative change.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 4 - February 2013
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,930. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
Contents of No. 4 are: “The Limits of Unbundled Legal Assistance: A Randomized Study in a Massachusetts District Court and Prospects for the Future,” by James Greiner, Cassandra Wolos Pattanayak & Jonathan Hennessy; Review, “Stochastic Constraint,” by Neal Kumar Katyal; Note, “Counteracting the Bias: The Department of Labor’s Unique Opportunity to Combat Human Trafficking"; and more student work.