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Call # K370 .L388 2006
Title Law and class in America : trends since the Cold War / edited by Paul D. Carrington and Trina Jones
Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2006
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 WMS STACKS  K370 .L388 2006    DUE 08-30-14


Descript. vii, 432 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Critical America
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Law -- Social aspects -- United States
Law -- Economic aspects -- United States
Sociological jurisprudence
Alt Author Carrington, Paul D., 1931-
Jones, Trina, 1966-
OCLC # 63164880
Table of Contents
1Law made in skyboxes : an evolution in American law / Paul D. Carrington, Trina Jones1
Pt. IThe regress of courts, legislatures, and the bar 
2When (some) republican justices exhibited concern for the plight of the poor : an essay in historical retrieval / Sanford Levinson21
3Money and American democracy / Burt Neuborne37
4Contracting civil procedure / Judith Resnik60
5Skybox lawyering / Marc Galanter87
Pt. IIConsequences : more for those in the skyboxes 
6Fair pay for chief executive officers / James D. Cox99
7The antitrust "revolution" and small business : on "the turnpike to efficiencyville" / Thomas E. Kauper120
8Residential privilege : the advent of the guarded subdivision / David L. Callies, Paula A. Franzese143
9The declining progressivity of the federal income tax / Lawrence A. Zelenak163
10Class war and the estate tax : have the troops gone AWOL? / Richard L. Schmalbeck191
Pt. IIIAnd less for those in the cheap seats 
11Trade law, labor, and global inequality / David M. Trubek, Lance Compa217
12Law at the workplace : the decline of collective bargaining / Julius G. Getman244
13Consumers and the American contract system : a polemic / Richard E. Speidel260
14Congress and the credit industry : more bad news for families / Elizabeth Warren279
15The misfortunes of the family farm / Paul Y. K. Castle295
16Health law and the broken promise of equity / M. Gregg Bloche, Lawrence O. Gostin310
17The elusive goal of equal educational opportunity / Gerald Torres331
18The rise and fall (and rise again?) of accident law : a continuing saga / Jeffrey O'Connell, John Linehan349
19Welfare reform and deform / Joel F. Handler, Danielle Sarah Seiden364
Pt. IVThe hierarchy in criminal law 
20Evidence law to protect the civil defendant, but not the accused / Margaret A. Berger385
21America's misguided war on drugs / Joseph D. McNamara400