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Divergent Paths

The Academy and the Judiciary

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$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674286030

Publication Date: 01/04/2016


432 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

5 tables


  • Preface
  • Introduction: A Troubled Relationship
      • Appendix A: Then and Now—the Academy’s Changing Face
  • I. Problems of the Modern Federal Judiciary
    • 1. Structural Deformations
    • 2. Process Deficiencies
      • Appendix B: Incurious Adjudication, A Case Study
      • Appendix C: The Tragedy of Supervised Release
    • 3. Management Deficiencies
  • II. The Academy to the Rescue?
    • 4. The Contribution of Scholarship
    • 5. The Law School Curriculum
    • 6. Continuing Judicial Education
      • Appendix D: List of Judiciary’s Problems and Possible Academic Solutions
  • Conclusion
  • Epilogue
  • Index

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