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Sunday, January 07, 2018

Legal Theory Selects Top 10 Books of the Year

Larry Solum's list - 

Legal Theory Bookworm: Favorite Books of 2017

Here are ten of the Legal Theory Bookworm selections that I found most interesting in 2017 listed in alphabetical order:

Congress's Constitution: Legislative Authority and the Separation of Powers by Josh Chafetz

Evidence of the Law: Proving Legal Claims by Gary Lawson

Impeachment by Cass Sunstein

Imposing Risk: A Normative Framework by John Oberdiek

The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World by  Oona A. Hathaway & Scott J. Shapiro

Law and Order in Ancient Athens by Adriaan Lanni

Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America by James Forman, Jr.

Misreading Law, Misreading Democracy by Victoria Nourse

One Another’s Equals: The Basis of Human Equality by Jeremy Waldron

Settled Versus Right: A Theory of Precedent by Randy J. Kozel

You Don't Own Me: How Mattel v. MGA Entertainment Exposed Barbie's Dark Side by Orly Lobel


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Posted by Orly Lobel on January 7, 2018 at 08:13 PM | Permalink


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