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Does the law morally bind the poor? or, What good's the Constitution when you can't afford a loaf of bread?

Author: R George Wright
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©1996.
Series: Critical America.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wright (law, Cumberland School of Law, Samford U.) traces the basic legal and political implications of life for the desperately poor, arguing that the law fails to recognize the special  Read more...

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Wright, R. George.
Does the law morally bind the poor? or, What good's the Constitution when you can't afford a loaf of bread?.
New York : New York University Press, ©1996
(DLC) 95050202
(OCoLC)33983870
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R George Wright
ISBN: 0585022445 9780585022444 9780814770528 0814770525 9780814792940 0814792944
OCLC Number: 42854211
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 219 pages).
Contents: Does the Constitution morally bind the poor? --
The progressive logic of criminal responsibility and the circumstances of the most deprived --
Desperation and necessity : Les miserables on trial.
Series Title: Critical America.
Other Titles: Does the law morally bind the poor?
What good's the Constitution when you can't afford a loaf of bread?
Responsibility: R. George Wright.

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