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The Resource The juror factor : race and gender in America's civil courts, Sean G. Overland, (electronic resource)

The juror factor : race and gender in America's civil courts, Sean G. Overland, (electronic resource)

Label
The juror factor : race and gender in America's civil courts
Title
The juror factor
Title remainder
race and gender in America's civil courts
Statement of responsibility
Sean G. Overland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Juror Factor examines how jurors reach their verdicts in complex civil trials. In particular, the book explores the relationship between "juror factors"--That is, jurors' race, gender, income, education and personal beliefs--and verdicts. While most research has found no link between verdicts and "juror factors," this book, using new, previously unavailable data, argues that the composition of a jury can have a strong effect on the outcome of a trial. The book also explores the implications of this relationship for jury selection procedures and tort reform proposals. Th
Member of
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1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Overland, Sean G.
Dewey number
347.73/752
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jury
  • Jury
  • Trial practice
  • Verdicts
  • Jury
  • Jury
  • Trial practice
  • Verdicts
Label
The juror factor : race and gender in America's civil courts, Sean G. Overland, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-168) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction:
  • Debating the civil jury
  • What do we know about the juror factor?
  • Re-examining the link between juror factors and verdicts
  • Discrimination, conflicting rights and the peremptory challenge : understanding Batson v. Kentucky
  • What's going on in there? : jury deliberations and trial outcomes
  • Conclusion:
  • Reforming the civil jury
Control code
ocn535713510
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593323288
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)535713510
Label
The juror factor : race and gender in America's civil courts, Sean G. Overland, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-168) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction:
  • Debating the civil jury
  • What do we know about the juror factor?
  • Re-examining the link between juror factors and verdicts
  • Discrimination, conflicting rights and the peremptory challenge : understanding Batson v. Kentucky
  • What's going on in there? : jury deliberations and trial outcomes
  • Conclusion:
  • Reforming the civil jury
Control code
ocn535713510
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593323288
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)535713510

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