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Law and Social Order in the United States. James Willard Hurst.

Law and Social Order in the United States

Hurst, James Willard. Law and Social Order in the United States. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1977. 318 pp. Reprinted 2000 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584771135; ISBN-10: 1584771135. Hardcover. New. $59.95 * The social history of law in the United States is defined and explored in this groundbreaking work. Beginning with a general discussion of legal history as a field of study, Hurst goes on to outline the development of the major types of legal authorities, describe public-policy reactions to the physical challenges of society and its implications in science and technology, and sketch law's adaptation to business. Written by a foremost mind in the field of legal history and author of The Growth of American Law.

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