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A nation under lawyers : how the crisis in the legal profession is transforming American society

Author: Mary Ann Glendon
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harvard University Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ann Glendon
ISBN: 0674601386 9780674601383
OCLC Number: 34489104
Description: 331 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
1. A nation under lawyers --
Part I. Professionalism and its discontents --
2. When just being a good lawyer isn't enough --
3. Connoisseurs of conflict --
4. When ethical worlds collide --
5. Feeling bad when one should be feeling good: feeling good when one should be feeling bad --
Part II. The ways and tastes of magistrates --
6. Cracks in the classical façade --
7. The new ball game --
8. The extra man on the field: hey! wasn't that the umpire? --
Part III. The lamp of learning --
9. The ballad of Karl Llewellyn --
10. The new academy --
look, Ma! no hands! --
11. The mighty princess and the woman by the wayside --
Part IV. Lawyers and the democratic experiment --
12. One vast school of law --
13. In the balance --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Mary Ann Glendon.

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