Bauman examines several major themes and arguments in the first decade of critical legal scholarship, predominantly in the U.S. in the period dating roughly from the mid-1970s to the mid-1980s.
Richard W. Bauman is Professor of Law, University of Alberta.
Leon Trakman, Faculty of Law, Dalhousie University:
'The [book] is replete with evidence of a studied comprehension of early Critical Legal Studies and its challenge to aspects of legal liberalism. Bauman's defense of liberal values in law is also thoughtful, instructive and ultimately, telling.'