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John Harrington : Towards a Rhetoric of Medical Law. / Jessop, Bob.

In: Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 44, No. 4, 01.12.2017, p. 732-736.

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Jessop, B 2017, 'John Harrington : Towards a Rhetoric of Medical Law', Journal of Law and Society, vol. 44, no. 4, pp. 732-736. https://doi.org/10.1111/jols.12068

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Jessop, Bob. / John Harrington : Towards a Rhetoric of Medical Law. In: Journal of Law and Society. 2017 ; Vol. 44, No. 4. pp. 732-736.

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abstract = "This is an extended book review of John Harrington, Towards a Rhetoric of Medical Law (2017) that comments above all on the author's attempt to combine the rhetorical turn in law with systems-theoretical arguments. It identifies the heuristic power of the approach but also notes some limitations regarding the variation, selection, and retention of competing rhetorical arguments and the kinds of constraint - not merely systems-related -- that might influence this.",
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