The Sociology of Law

Roman Tomasic

University of South Australia - School of Law; Durham University - Law School


Current Sociology, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 1-275, 1985
Sociology of Law" (Sage, London, 1985)

This article and bibliography is a trend report on the discipline of the Sociology of Law that criticically reviews some recent published literature in this field seen by the writer to be of interest. The paper is divided into five main parts and contains an extensive annotated bibliography. The five parts of the report deal with published research in the following areas: (i) Theoretical issues in the sociology of law; (ii) Lawyers and legal services; (iii) Courts and dispute processing; (iv) Policing and the Sociology of Criminal Law; and (v) Law-Making and Social Change.

Keywords: sociology of law, trend report, bibliography

JEL Classification: B00

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Date posted: September 14, 2009 ; Last revised: June 3, 2015

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Tomasic, Roman, The Sociology of Law (1985). Current Sociology, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 1-275, 1985. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1472717

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Roman A. Tomasic (Contact Author)
University of South Australia - School of Law ( email )
GPO Box 2471
Adelaide SA 5001
Durham University - Law School ( email )
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Durham, Durham
United Kingdom
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