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Defending DemocraciesCombating Foreign Election Interference in a Digital Age

Defending Democracies: Combating Foreign Election Interference in a Digital Age

Jens David Ohlin and Duncan B. Hollis (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197556979
eISBN:
9780197557006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197556979.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Evidence of election interference by foreign states or their proxies has become a regular feature of national elections and is likely to get worse in the near future. Information and communication ... More

An Equal PlaceLawyers in the Struggle for Los Angeles

An Equal Place: Lawyers in the Struggle for Los Angeles

Scott L. Cummings

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190215927
eISBN:
9780190936839
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190215927.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This book is about the role of lawyers in the movement to challenge economic inequality in one of America’s most unequal cities: Los Angeles. Covering a transformative period of city history—from the ... More

The Politics of Federal Prosecution

The Politics of Federal Prosecution

Christina L. Boyd, Michael J. Nelson, Ian Ostrander, and Ethan D. Boldt

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197554685
eISBN:
9780197554715
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197554685.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Federal prosecutors have immense power and discretion to decide when to bring criminal charges, what plea bargains to offer, and how to implement the federal government’s legal priorities in their ... More

Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Legal Profession

Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Legal Profession

Emma Jones, Neil Graffin, Rajvinder Samra, and Mathijs Lucassen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529210743
eISBN:
9781529210774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529210743.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Legal professionals are thought to have higher levels of mental health issues and lower levels of wellbeing than the general population. Drawing on qualitative data from new research with legal ... More

Faces of InequalityA Theory of Wrongful Discrimination

Faces of Inequality: A Theory of Wrongful Discrimination

Sophia Moreau

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190927301
eISBN:
9780190927332
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927301.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This book defends an original and pluralist theory of when and why discrimination wrongs people. Sophia Moreau argues that although all cases of wrongful discrimination involve a failure to treat ... More

A Court of SpecialistsJudicial Behavior on the UK Supreme Court

A Court of Specialists: Judicial Behavior on the UK Supreme Court

Chris Hanretty

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197509234
eISBN:
9780197509265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197509234.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Public International Law

This book explains how judges on the UK Supreme Court behave. It looks at different stages in the court's decision-making process—from the initial selection of cases, to the choice of judges to sit ... More

Radical Enfranchisement in the Jury Room and Public Life

Radical Enfranchisement in the Jury Room and Public Life

Sonali Chakravarti

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226654157
eISBN:
9780226654324
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226654324.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Enfranchisement, referring to the right to vote and to serve on a jury, is understood as the bedrock of civic participation but is not often thought of as particularly radical, a term saved for more ... More

Interrogation and TortureIntegrating Efficacy with Law and Morality

Interrogation and Torture: Integrating Efficacy with Law and Morality

Steven J. Barela, Mark Fallon, Gloria Gaggioli, and Jens David Ohlin (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780190097523
eISBN:
9780190097554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190097523.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Legal Profession and Ethics

This volume delves into interrogation and torture at a unique moment as two novel and significant developments unfurl: (1) emerging scientific research reveals non-coercive methods to be the most ... More

Shareholder-driven Corporate Governance

Shareholder-driven Corporate Governance

Anita Indira Anand

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190096533
eISBN:
9780190096564
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190096533.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This is a book about the ways in which capital markets have come to be shaped by the ubiquity of sophisticated investors. In particular, many of today’s investors have the economic might and ... More

Between Truth and PowerThe Legal Constructions of Informational Capitalism

Between Truth and Power: The Legal Constructions of Informational Capitalism

Julie E. Cohen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190246693
eISBN:
9780190909543
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190246693.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Legal History

This book explores the relationships between legal institutions and political and economic transformation. It argues that as law is enlisted to help produce the profound economic and sociotechnical ... More

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