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The Resource Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann

Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann

Label
Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis
Title
Distorting the law
Title remainder
politics, media, and the litigation crisis
Statement of responsibility
William Haltom and Michael McCann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
346.7303
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
KF380
LC item number
.H35 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Chicago series in law and society
Label
Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0413/2004001268.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-327) and index
Contents
The social production of legal knowledge -- Pop torts : tales of legal degeneration and moral regeneration -- In retort : narratives versus numbers -- ATLA shrugged : plaintiffs' lawyers play defense -- Full tort press : media coverage of civil litigation -- Java jive : genealogy of a juridical icon -- Smoke signals from the tobacco wars -- Law through the looking glass of mass politics
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 347 p.
Isbn
9780226314631
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004001268
System control number
(OCoLC)54082261
Label
Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0413/2004001268.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-327) and index
Contents
The social production of legal knowledge -- Pop torts : tales of legal degeneration and moral regeneration -- In retort : narratives versus numbers -- ATLA shrugged : plaintiffs' lawyers play defense -- Full tort press : media coverage of civil litigation -- Java jive : genealogy of a juridical icon -- Smoke signals from the tobacco wars -- Law through the looking glass of mass politics
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 347 p.
Isbn
9780226314631
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004001268
System control number
(OCoLC)54082261

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