Cause Lawyers and Social Movements
Schleef, Debra, Law & Society Review
Cause Lawyers and Social Movements. By Austin Sarat and Stuart A. Scheingold. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2006. Pp. x+341. $29.95 paper.
This collection is the fourth edited volume on cause lawyering that Sarat and Scheingold have co-produced. Given that these authors have virtually cornered the market on this topic, the challenge of this review is to consider whether this volume is distinctive enough to recommend it to both those who are and those who are not familiar with this literature.
The authors have succeeded in providing a distinctive book that will appeal to a broad audience. First, the authors seek to "move from an analysis of causes to a concern …
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Publication information: Article title: Cause Lawyers and Social Movements. Contributors: Schleef, Debra - Author. Journal title: Law & Society Review. Volume: 41. Issue: 2 Publication date: June 2007. Page number: 503+. © Law and Society Association 1997. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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