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Contest And Consent: A Legal History Of Marital Rape, Jill Elaine Hasday Jan 2000

Contest And Consent: A Legal History Of Marital Rape, Jill Elaine Hasday

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American Advice And New Constitutions Global Affairs Experiences, Cass R. Sunstein Jan 2000

American Advice And New Constitutions Global Affairs Experiences, Cass R. Sunstein

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Deliberating About Dollars: The Severity Shift Empirical Study, Cass R. Sunstein, Daniel Kahneman, David Schkade Jan 2000

Deliberating About Dollars: The Severity Shift Empirical Study, Cass R. Sunstein, Daniel Kahneman, David Schkade

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How does jury deliberation affect the predeliberation judgments of individual jurors? In this paper we make progress on that question by reporting the results of a study of over 500 mock juries composed of over 3000 jury eligible citizens. Our principal finding is that with respect to dollars, deliberation produces a "severity shift," in which the jury's dollar verdict is systematically higher than that of the median of its jurors' predeliberation judgments. A "deliberation shift analysis" is introduced to measure the effect of deliberation. The severity shift is attributed to a "rhetorical asymmetry," in which arguments for higher awards ...


Deliberative Trouble - Why Groups Go To Extremes, Cass R. Sunstein Jan 2000

Deliberative Trouble - Why Groups Go To Extremes, Cass R. Sunstein

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Group Dynamics, Cass R. Sunstein Jan 2000

Group Dynamics, Cass R. Sunstein

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Social Programs And Manageable Units, Saul Levmore Jan 2000

Social Programs And Manageable Units, Saul Levmore

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Focal Point Theory Of Expressive Law, Richard H. Mcadams Jan 2000

Focal Point Theory Of Expressive Law, Richard H. Mcadams

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The Design And Interpretation Of Contracts: Why Complexity Matters, Eric A. Posner, Karen Eggleston, Richard Zeckhauser Jan 2000

The Design And Interpretation Of Contracts: Why Complexity Matters, Eric A. Posner, Karen Eggleston, Richard Zeckhauser

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Standing For Animals (With Notes On Animal Rights) A Tribute To Kenneth L. Karst, Cass R. Sunstein Jan 2000

Standing For Animals (With Notes On Animal Rights) A Tribute To Kenneth L. Karst, Cass R. Sunstein

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