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Author Galanter, Marc, 1931-
Title Lowering the bar : lawyer jokes and legal culture / Marc Galanter.
Imprint Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [2005]

Author Galanter, Marc, 1931-
Subject Lawyers -- United States -- Humor.
Lawyers -- United States -- Public opinion.
Lawyers -- Complaints against -- United States.
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 429 pages) : illustrations
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Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-411) and index.
Contents Lies and strategems : the corruption of discourse -- The lawyer as economic predator -- Playmates of the devil -- Conflict : lawyers as fomenters of strife -- The demography of the world of lawyer jokes -- Betrayers of trust -- The lawyer as morally deficient -- Lawyers as objects of scorn -- "A good start!" death wish jokes -- Enemies of justice -- Only in America?
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780299213534 (electronic bk.)
0299213536 (electronic bk.)
0299213501 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780299213503 (cloth ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 646066620
Additional Format Print version: Galanter, Marc, 1931- Lowering the bar. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2005 9780299213503 (DLC) 2005005443 (OCoLC)58043102

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