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The Republic of Choice

Law, Authority, and Culture

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$35.00 • £30.95 • €31.95

ISBN 9780674762619

Publication Date: 08/19/1998


255 pages

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


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  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Legalism and Individualism
  • 3. Modernity and the Rise of the Individual
  • 4. Technology and Change
  • 5. On Modern Legal Culture
  • 6. The Chosen Republic
  • 7. Gods, Kings, and Movie Stars
  • 8. Crime, Sexuality, and Social Disorganization
  • 9. The Life-Style Society
  • 10. A Stab at Assessment
  • Appendix: Social Meanings of Key Terms
  • Notes
  • Index

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