Verdict : assessing the civil jury system /

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Corporate Authors: Brookings Institution, American Bar Association. Section of Litigation
Other Authors: Litan, Robert E., 1950-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution, c1993
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245 0 0 |a Verdict :  |b assessing the civil jury system /  |c Robert E. Litan, editor 
260 |a Washington, D.C. :  |b Brookings Institution,  |c c1993 
300 |a xi, 542 p. ;  |c 24 cm 
500 |a "The chapters in this volume were originally prepared for a joint project and symposium that Brookings conducted with the American Bar Association's Litigation Section in June 1992"--P. vii 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index 
505 0 |a The history and objectives of the civil jury system / Stephan Landsman -- The regulatory function of the civil jury / Marc Galanter -- Justifying the civil jury / George L. Priest -- Inside the black box : what empirical research tells us about decisionmaking by civil juries / Robert MacCoun -- Civil juries and complex cases : taking stock after twelve years / Richard Lempert -- Attitudes toward the civil jury : a crisis of confidence? / Valerie P. Hans -- What jurors think : expectation and reactions of citizens who serve as jurors / Shari Seidman Diamond -- Mapping the debate on jury reform / Peter H. Schuck -- Improving the quality of jury decisionmaking / Stephen A. Saltzburg -- Recent innovations in civil jury trial procedures / H. Lee Sarokin and F. Thomas Munsterman -- The modern American jury : reflections on veneration and distrust / William W. Schwarzer and Alan Hirsch 
505 0 |a Restructuring the traditional civil jury : the effects of changes in composition and procedures / Jonathan D. Casper -- Jury service and community representation / Barbara Allen Babcock -- Finding the factfinder / Judith Resnik 
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700 1 0 |a Litan, Robert E.,  |d 1950- 
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