The Resource Law, justice, and society : a sociolegal introduction, Anthony Walsh, Boise State University ; Craig Hemmens, Washington State University

Law, justice, and society : a sociolegal introduction, Anthony Walsh, Boise State University ; Craig Hemmens, Washington State University

Label
Law, justice, and society : a sociolegal introduction
Title
Law, justice, and society
Title remainder
a sociolegal introduction
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Walsh, Boise State University ; Craig Hemmens, Washington State University
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An accessible and lively introduction to the field, Law, Justice, and Society: A Sociolegal Introduction, Fourth Edition, explores the relationship between legal systems and other social institutions using a distinctive sociological point of view. Authors Anthony Walsh and Craig Hemmens provide detailed discussions of the various ways in which law impacts people based on race, class, gender, and age while also introducing students to the origins of the law, the history and development of the American legal system, the sociology of law, court structure, and the difference between civil and criminal law"--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
340/.115
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF386
LC item number
.W325 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Law, justice, and society : a sociolegal introduction, Anthony Walsh, Boise State University ; Craig Hemmens, Washington State University
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Law : its function and purpose -- Justice and the law -- Making law -- Federal and state courts -- Crime and criminal law -- Criminal procedure -- Civil and administrative law -- Juvenile justice -- The law and social control -- The limits of social control : policing vice -- Law, social change, and the class struggle -- Women and the law / by Mary K. Stohr -- Racial minorities and the law -- Comparative law : law in other countries
Control code
ocn932463391
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
xxiv, 487 pages
Isbn
9780190272753
Lccn
2015049374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b37209474
System control number
  • (OCoLC)932463391
  • rc37209474

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