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Jurisprudence 1

Barry Nicholas

in The History of the University of Oxford: Volume VII: Nineteenth-Century Oxford, Part 2

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199510177
eISBN:
9780191700972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199510177.003.0015
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The state of legal education in England had been a cause for public concern for some twenty years before the creation of the School of Law and Modern History at Oxford University in 1850. Such ... More


Halting the Tide

RICHARD L. ABEL

in English Lawyers between Market and State: The Politics of Professionalism

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198260349
eISBN:
9780191682094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198260349.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

All producers seek protection from the competition that is the defining characteristic of market economies. The first line of defence is control over entry. By the beginning of the nineteenth ... More


New Frontiers: Law and Society in the Roman World

Paul J. du Plessis (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748668175
eISBN:
9780748684328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748668175.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Roman law as a field of study is rapidly evolving to reflect new perspectives and approaches in research. Scholars who work on the subject are increasingly being asked to conduct research in an ... More


The Rule of Law: Transformation

in Philip Selznick: Ideals in the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804744751
eISBN:
9780804783743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804744751.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter examines Selznick's views as reflected in Law and Society in Transition: Toward Responsive Law (1978), which he coauthored with colleague and former student, Philippe Nonet. The book ... More


Inaugural Address Given at the Opening Ceremony of the Asian Society of International Law 7 April 2007

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0102
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Judges from Asia have made important contributions and many have taken on the highest offices at the International Court of Justice. In 1970, Judge Zafrulla Khan of Pakistan became the first Asian ... More


Lawyers of the Right: Professionalizing the Conservative Coalition

Ann Southworth

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226768335
eISBN:
9780226768366
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226768366.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

A timely and multifaceted portrait of the lawyers who serve the diverse constituencies of the conservative movement, this book explains what unites and divides lawyers for the three major ... More


Legalism at Home: Professionalizing International Law, 1900–1913

Benjamin Allen Coates

in Legalist Empire: International Law and American Foreign Relations in the Early Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190495954
eISBN:
9780190495985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495954.003.0004
Subject:
History, Economic History

Chapter 3 examines the creation of the international law profession in the United States, focusing in particular on the American Society of International Law (founded in 1906) and the Carnegie ... More


Drift towards an Empire? The Trajectory of American Reformers in the Cold War

Hatsue Shinohara

in International Law and Empire: Historical Explorations

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198795575
eISBN:
9780191836893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198795575.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter narrates the trajectory of reform-minded scholars’ discussions to illustrate an intellectual context that is important for an understanding of the issues involving US hegemony and ... More


Introduction

Stephen Parker

in Legal Ethics and Legal Practice: Contemporary Issues

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259459
eISBN:
9780191681950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259459.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This introductory chapter begins with a brief background of the book, which is part of a project on legal ethics being carried out within the Faculty of Law at Griffith University, funded partly by ... More


From the Conseil d’État to Gaia: Bruno Latour on Law, Surfaces and Depth

David Saunders

in Latour and the Passage of Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748697908
eISBN:
9781474416061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748697908.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter artfully scans the surface of La fabrique du droit, ably summarising that book’s arguments and drawing a series of provocative connections to Latour’s subsequent enchantment with that ... More


Introduction

Paul J. du Plessis

in New Frontiers: Law and Society in the Roman World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748668175
eISBN:
9780748684328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748668175.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This brief introduction places the volume in context and explains its rationale. It provides a brief survey of current literature on the subject of “law and society” in the Roman world and sets out ... More


Explaining Scott’s Turn to American History

Paolo Amorosa

in Rewriting the History of the Law of Nations: How James Brown Scott Made Francisco de Vitoria the Founder of International Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198849377
eISBN:
9780191883491
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849377.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The first chapter, like all others in the book, is divided in three sections. Section 1 offers an analysis of the US foreign policy discourse at the turn of the century and connects it with the ... More


Ethical Dilemmas: What Australian Lawyers Say about them

Debra Lamb

in Legal Ethics and Legal Practice: Contemporary Issues

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259459
eISBN:
9780191681950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259459.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Any lawyer who has spent time in practice, whether as a solicitor or barrister, knows that it is difficult to avoid ethical and moral dilemmas as he or she interacts with clients and other members of ... More


Developing Common Ethical Standards before International Courts

Arman Sarvarian

in Professional Ethics at the International Bar

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199679461
eISBN:
9780191758522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679461.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Public International Law

This chapter explores the feasibility of professionalization through the articulation of common ethical standards for counsel. Through analysis of the nascent efforts in professional organizations ... More


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