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Book Title: The Nature and Functions of Law|
Date of issue: January 1st 2004
ISBN 13: 9781566629676
The author of the book: Harold J. Berman
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 965 KB
Edition: Foundation Press
Read full description of the books The Nature and Functions of Law:This book focuses on the special character of law in performing certain social functions including resolving disputes, maintaining historical continuity and doctrinal consistency, protecting and facilitating voluntary arrangements, and resolving acute social conflict. The text presents aspects of criminal and civil procedure; judicial reasoning on the basis of precedents (focusing on manufacturers' liability in tort); the law of contracts; and labor, race, and gender laws to test the success of the legal system in carrying out these basic purposes. Includes American and comparative and international law materials.
Read information about the authorHarold J. Berman was Ames professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Emory University for more than sixty years. He was expert on comparative, international, and Russian law as well as legal history and philosophy and the intersection of law and religion.
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