A comprehensive overview of American law covering historical and current terms, concepts, events, movements, cases, and persons significant to U.S. law. Including 5,000 entries that range from brief definitions of legal jargon to exhaustive examinations of court-room procedure.
Provides concise yet expert explanations on subjects in law in greater depth than can be found in legal dictionaries. Entries in cover all areas of law and legal systems and are extensively cross-referenced for ease of navigation.
The definitive guide to every area of psychological theory, research, and practice. International in scope, the Encyclopedia of Psychology is the first place to turn to for authoritative information on every area of the field.