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Why people obey the law

Author: Tom R Tyler
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats

People obey the law if they believe it's legitimate, not because they fear punishment, this is the startling conclusion of this study. This book suggests that lawmakers would do much better to make  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom R Tyler
ISBN: 9780691126739 0691126739
OCLC Number: 475279148
Description: 299 s


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