A Theory of Procedure

  title={A Theory of Procedure},
  author={J. Thibaut and L. Walker},
  journal={California Law Review},
  • J. Thibaut, L. Walker
  • Published 1978
  • Sociology
  • California Law Review
  • The search for the most effective conflict resolution procedure requires identfication of the primary objective in resolving different kinds of disputes. This Article focuses on the kind of disputes considered in the legal system and draws on the results of the authors' empirical studies to develop a general theory ofprocedure for attaining the objectives of "truth" and "ustice" in situations of cognitive conflict, conjlict of interest, and in "mixed" disputes. In this Article, we propose a… CONTINUE READING
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