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The death of the American trial

Author: Robert P Burns
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Series: Derecho (E-libro--2014/09)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Makes an impassioned case for reversing the rapid decline of the trial before we lose one of our public culture's greatest achievements. This title lays out the catastrophic consequences of losing an  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burns, Robert P., 1947-
Death of the American trial.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009
(DLC) 2008035777
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert P Burns
OCLC Number: 929723423
Description: 1 online resource (183 p)
Contents: Inside the contemporary trial --
Historical notes on the trial's importance --
The fundamental tensions the trial defines --
Decline and criticism --
The meanings of the trial's death.
Series Title: Derecho (E-libro--2014/09)
Responsibility: Robert P. Burns.

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"In impassioned prose, Burns argues that the decline of civil and criminal jury trials in the United States is disastrous.... Burns's well-written and well-researched book is for all interested Read more...

 
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