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The Resource Laboratory of justice : the Supreme Court's 200-year struggle to integrate science and the law, David L. Faigman

Laboratory of justice : the Supreme Court's 200-year struggle to integrate science and the law, David L. Faigman

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Laboratory of justice : the Supreme Court's 200-year struggle to integrate science and the law
Title
Laboratory of justice
Title remainder
the Supreme Court's 200-year struggle to integrate science and the law
Statement of responsibility
David L. Faigman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faigman, David L.
Dewey number
347.73/26
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8748
LC item number
.F27 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Judicial process
  • Science and law
  • Constitutional law
  • Forensic sciences
Label
Laboratory of justice : the Supreme Court's 200-year struggle to integrate science and the law, David L. Faigman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lesson of leeches -- If men were angels: a Constitution by and for "corruptible human hands" -- A covenant with death: Dred Scott and the biology of slavery -- The roots of modernity: Holmes, Brandeis, and the new legal science -- "Let us not become legal monks": legal realism and the realistic jurisprudence of the Supreme Court -- "Attainder of blood": race and eugenics in the 1940s -- Autocracy of caste: Brown v. Board of Education and the golden age of social science -- The right to be let alone: privacy and the problem of defining life and death -- Lifter or leveler?: equal protection in the land of rugged individualism -- In the Supreme Court we trust: science and supposition in the Religion Clauses -- Shouting fire: the moral and empirical consequences of free speech -- The house that the Court built: the future of science at the Suypreme Court
Control code
ocm54504037
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 417 pages
Isbn
9780805072747
Lccn
2003057049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
347.7326 F147 ; P ; XX-N ; R1004BT4.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54504037
  • (Sirsi) o54504037
Label
Laboratory of justice : the Supreme Court's 200-year struggle to integrate science and the law, David L. Faigman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lesson of leeches -- If men were angels: a Constitution by and for "corruptible human hands" -- A covenant with death: Dred Scott and the biology of slavery -- The roots of modernity: Holmes, Brandeis, and the new legal science -- "Let us not become legal monks": legal realism and the realistic jurisprudence of the Supreme Court -- "Attainder of blood": race and eugenics in the 1940s -- Autocracy of caste: Brown v. Board of Education and the golden age of social science -- The right to be let alone: privacy and the problem of defining life and death -- Lifter or leveler?: equal protection in the land of rugged individualism -- In the Supreme Court we trust: science and supposition in the Religion Clauses -- Shouting fire: the moral and empirical consequences of free speech -- The house that the Court built: the future of science at the Suypreme Court
Control code
ocm54504037
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 417 pages
Isbn
9780805072747
Lccn
2003057049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
347.7326 F147 ; P ; XX-N ; R1004BT4.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54504037
  • (Sirsi) o54504037

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