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Jurisprudence

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on the science of law. This heading may be divided geographically for works on the science of law in a specific place. General works on law or legal systems are entered under Law. Works on the legislative process are entered under Legislation.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Robert P. Anderson papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 2035
Overview: The papers document the professional and personal life of federal judge and Yale University alumnus Robert P. Anderson. The majority of the collection is comprised of personal papers, including materials from his education at Yale College and Yale Law School, documents related to his service in the United States Coast Guard Reserve, and correspondence with family, friends, and organizations. The second largest portion of the collection consists of materials from his judicial career. These are...
Dates: 1880-2014

Edward R. Becker papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1929
Overview: The collection comprises the papers of Judge Edward R. Becker, who served both with the United States District Court of Eastern Pennsylvania and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. His papers include correspondence, court memorandums, other court-related documents, speeches, subject files, programs and fliers, and newspaper and journal clippings, mainly related to cases over which he presided. Materials cover from 1943 to 2006, with the bulk from 1972 to 2006.
Dates: 1943-2006

Ronald Dworkin papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 2071
Scope and Contents: The Ronald Dworkin papers document Dworkin’s life and career as a law professor, author, and legal philosopher. Materials primarily document his professional career and activities, including his work at Yale University, Oxford University, and New York University, as well as his academic and popular writing. A smaller amount of personal material is included, primarily from his youth. The materials primarily contain writings and correspondence by Dworkin and other authors. Dworkin’s...
Dates: 1938-2013