Law, society, and history

themes in the legal sociology and legal history of Lawrence M. Friedman by Robert W. Gordon

Publisher: Cambridge University Press in New York

Written in English
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  • Sociological jurisprudence,
  • Law,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement[edited by] Robert W. Gordon, Morton J. Horwitz
SeriesCambridge studies in law and society
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK376 .L388 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24804243M
ISBN 109780521193900
LC Control Number2010046417

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