The Resource Boilerplate : the fine print, vanishing rights, and the rule of law, Margaret Jane Radin

Boilerplate : the fine print, vanishing rights, and the rule of law, Margaret Jane Radin

Label
Boilerplate : the fine print, vanishing rights, and the rule of law
Title
Boilerplate
Title remainder
the fine print, vanishing rights, and the rule of law
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Jane Radin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Boilerplate--the fine-print terms and conditions that we become subject to when we click ""I agree"" online, rent an apartment, enter an employment contract, sign up for a cellphone carrier, or buy travel tickets--pervades all aspects of our modern lives. On a daily basis, most of us accept boilerplate provisions without realizing that should a dispute arise about a purchased good or service, the nonnegotiable boilerplate terms can deprive us of our right to jury trial and relieve providers of responsibility for harm. Boilerplate is the first comprehensive treatment of the problems page
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
346.7302/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF808
LC item number
.R25 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Boilerplate : the fine print, vanishing rights, and the rule of law, Margaret Jane Radin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-311) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview of worlds A and B -- Normative degradation : deleting rights without consent in the name of contract -- Democratic degradation : replacing the law of the state with the "law" of the firm -- A summary of the philosophy of contract : the theories of world a -- Can autonomy theory (agreement, consent) justify boilerplate deletion of rights? -- Can utilitarian-welfare (economic) theory justify boilerplate deletion of rights? -- Evaluating current judicial oversight -- Can current oversight be improved? -- Improving evaluation of boilerplate : a proposed analytical framework -- "Private" reform ideas : possible market solutions -- Reconceptualizing (some) boilerplate under tort law -- "Public" and hybrid regulatory solutions -- Afterword: what's next for boilerplate?
Control code
ocn823170142
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 339 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400844838
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/ctt1gztrj
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b3482540x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823170142
  • pebcs1400844835

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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