Study Sheet

Study Sheet

definitions

Common law
Precedent
Legal Realism
Legal Positivist
-Social Thesis
-Separability Thesis
Natural Law
- Traditional
- Modern
Discretion
Liberalism
Democracy
Capitalism
Marxism
Anarchism
Critical Legal Studies
Externality

subjects

Judicial discretion- Factors influencing the discretion such as political ideology, background, and self-interest
NIMBY
Conflicting Goods
Feminism
-Radical
-Liberal
Critical Race Theory
Two different ways to apply precedent
Popular Will and where that stands
The difference between popular will and majority will
Ballot referenda -California
Common Law Tradition
Professionalism vs. Skills
Free Trade/Freedom of Contract
When 2 prejudices intersect (i.e. race and gender — African American woman)

People

Karl Marx
Ronald Dworkin
Llewellyn
John Austin
HLA Hart
Claude Levi Strauss
J.S. Mill's harm principles
Kafka
Andrea Dworkin
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Jerome Frank

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