Publisher description for Law and the legal process / edited by Victoria L. Swigert.

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Six original essays make use of innovations in theory and method to resolve controversies that have both inspired and fragmented legal studies. The impact of decisions by individuals, the classification of political as opposed to other kinds of crime, differential treatment of different people by the criminal justice system, and the process of case building are among the topics researched.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Judicial process -- United States.