By Guido CALABRESI
Table of Contents:
1. Choking on Statutes
2. The Flight to the structure and to equivalent defense Clauses
three. The Passive Virtues
five. the hot Deal reaction: Administrative Agencies
6. Legislative Responses
7. Structural Responses
eight. a brand new procedure: Antecedents and Roots
nine. The Doctrine: a query of Legitimacy
10. The Doctrine: Limits and Guidelines
eleven. The Doctrine: options and Feasibility
12. The position of Courts in an Age of Statutes
thirteen. the risks of the Doctrine
14. The makes use of and Abuses of Subterfuge
15. the alternative for Candor
desk of Cases
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This is a surely unique and considerate booklet, one of many few within the jurisprudential style that's either dearly written and with out clichÃƒÂ©. It addresses present social and criminal concerns from an engagingly clean, nonpolemical, and erudite perspective.
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Calabresi has introduced his considerable juristic skills to undergo on a foundational challenge of the felony and democratic process...in its caliber, timeliness and provocativeness [this e-book] is probably going to face along the seminal works of Ronald Dworkin and supply Gilmore.
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