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We, the Jury

The Jury System and the Ideal of Democracy

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PAPERBACK

$34.50 • £27.95 • €31.00

ISBN 9780674004306

Publication Date: 11/15/2000

Short

350 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

World

Related Subjects

  • Preface, 2000
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • I. Democratic Knowledge
    • 1.Juries and Local Justice
    • 2. Juries and Higher Justice
  • II. Democratic Representation
    • 3. Jury Selection and the Cross-Sectional Ideas
    • 4. Scientific Jury Selection
  • III. Democratic Deliberation
    • 5. The Unanimous Verdict
    • 6. Race and the Death Penalty
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix
  • Notes
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Finalist, 1995 Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Current Interest Category
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