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The Sociology of Law: An Introduction 3rd ed

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ISBN13: 9780406930545
New Edition ISBN: 9781138052840
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406517703
Published: October 2015
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Publication Abandoned



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Offering a systematic introduction to the whole range of major theory and empirical research, this book explores the sociology of law. It offers a view of contemporary law in Western societies and provides a framework for the study of the diverse literature relating to its field. It also takes into account the recent theoretical literature, changes of emphasis in interpretation and new research on legal practice, dispute processing and law enforcement.

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Contents:
The social bases of law; law as an instrument of social change; law as integrative mechanism; law, power and ideology; the acceptance and legitimacy of law; professional guardianship of law; judges, courts, disputes; the enforcement and invocation of law; the prognosis for law.