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ISBN: 0195147138 / ISBN-13: 9780195147131

The Lost World of Classical Legal Thought: Law and Ideology in America, 1886-1937

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  • The Lost World of Classical Legal Thought: Law and Ideology in America, 1886-1937 (Oxford University Press, USA) – Trade paperback (2001)
    by William M Wiecek

    The Lost World of Classical Legal Thought: Law and Ideology in America, 1886-1937

    Trade paperback, Oxford University Press, USA
    2001
    English
    Revised ed.
    296 pages

    ISBN: 0195147138
    ISBN-13: 9780195147131

    This book examines the ideology of elite lawyers and judges from the Gilded Age through the New Deal. Between 1866 and 1937, a coherent outlook shaped the way the American bar understood the sources of law, the role of the courts, and the relationship between law and the larger society. William M. Wiecek explores this outlook--often called "legal orthodoxy" or "classical legal thought"--which assumed that law was apolitical, determinate, objective, and neutral. American classical legal thought was forged in the heat of the ... Show more

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