A critical analysis of objectivity in the legal sphere

Bruschke, Jon
March 1994
Argumentation & Advocacy;Spring94, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p220
Academic Journal
Analyses 12 Utah Supreme Court cases seeking to identify and understand manifestations of syllogistic and dialectical objectivity. Three possible definitions for objectivity; Analysis of the cases heard by elected and appointed judges; Factors determining the type of reasoning present; Outcomes associated with each type of judicial reasoning.


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