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The Case for a Visualized Economic Sociology of Legal Development

Perry-Kessaris, Amanda (2014) The Case for a Visualized Economic Sociology of Legal Development. Current Legal Problems, 67 (1). pp. 169-198. ISSN 0070-1998. E-ISSN 2044-8422. (doi:10.1093/clp/cuu016)

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Legal development work suffers from a general lack of interdisciplinarity and from the associated dominance of economics. A more sociologically informed meta-framework, such as that offered by the emergent field of economic sociology of law (ESL), is required. But if it is to be robust, widely applicable and open to challenge, such an econo-socio-legal approach to development must be accessible across disciplines; and among academic, practitioner, and public audiences. The reach of such a new approach could be radically improved using graphic design techniques such as typography and information design.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1093/clp/cuu016
Additional information: Winner of SLSA Article Prize 2015
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Law School
Depositing User: Cathy Norman
Date Deposited: 08 Sep 2014 10:34 UTC
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2020 04:08 UTC
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