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Handbook of Justice Research in Law

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ISBN13: 9780306463402
ISBN: 0306463407
Published: December 2000
Publisher: Kluwer Law International
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

This handbook provides a cross-disciplinary perspective on the role of justice research in studies of the legal system. Leading authorities from sociology, political science, criminology, psychology, and law analyze justice research, including the various dimensions of justice, the interaction among these dimensions, and the relationship between law and culture. Featured are in-depth discussions of retribution/revenge and distributive and procedural justice.

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Part I: Introduction.
1. Justice and Legal Institutions; J. Sanders, V.L. Hamilton. Part II: The Dimensions of Justice.
2. Retribution and Revenge; N. Vidmar.
3. Procedural Justice; T.R. Tyler, E.A. Lind.
4. Distributive Justice: Recent Theoretical Developments and Applications; K.A. Hegtvedt, K.S. Cook. Part III: The Relationship among Justice Dimensions.
5. Paternalism, Power, and Respect in Lawyer-client Relations; W.L.F. Felstiner, B. Pettit.
6. The Juvenile Court; B.C. Feld.
7. The Justice Reader Legal Institutions in Civil Disputes Regulatory and Administration Agencies; R. Howard, J. Scholz.
8. In Search of `Good' Mediation: Rhetoric, Practice, and Empiricism; D. Hensler.
9. Wage Justice for Women: Markets, Firms, and the Law Governing Gender Differences in Pay; R.L. Nelson, W.P. Bridges. Part IV: Law and Culture.
10. Gender, Law, and Justice; J. McCorkel, et al.
11. Justice through the Lens of Culture and Ethnicity; K. Leung, M.W. Morris. Index.