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The Resource Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann, (electronic resource)

Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann, (electronic resource)

Label
Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis
Title
Distorting the law
Title remainder
politics, media, and the litigation crisis
Statement of responsibility
William Haltom and Michael McCann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Haltom, William
Dewey number
346.7303
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
KF380
LC item number
.H35 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCann, Michael W.
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
The Chicago series in law and society
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  • Actions and defenses
  • Torts
  • Law in mass media
  • Law
  • Sociological jurisprudence
Label
Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mccc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/mccc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=471814
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-327) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The social production of legal knowledge -- Pop torts : tales of legal degeneration and moral regeneration -- In retort : narratives versus numbers -- ATLA shrugged : plaintiffs' lawyers play defense -- Full tort press : media coverage of civil litigation -- Java jive : genealogy of a juridical icon -- Smoke signals from the tobacco wars -- Law through the looking glass of mass politics
Control code
EBC471814
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 347 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC471814
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL471814
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10349959
  • (CaONFJC)MIL242658
  • (OCoLC)474981234
Label
Distorting the law : politics, media, and the litigation crisis, William Haltom and Michael McCann, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mccc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/mccc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=471814
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-327) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The social production of legal knowledge -- Pop torts : tales of legal degeneration and moral regeneration -- In retort : narratives versus numbers -- ATLA shrugged : plaintiffs' lawyers play defense -- Full tort press : media coverage of civil litigation -- Java jive : genealogy of a juridical icon -- Smoke signals from the tobacco wars -- Law through the looking glass of mass politics
Control code
EBC471814
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 347 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC471814
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL471814
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10349959
  • (CaONFJC)MIL242658
  • (OCoLC)474981234
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