The Situation: An Introduction to the Situational Character, Critical Realism, Power Economics, and Deep Capture

@article{Hanson2003TheSA,
  title={The Situation: An Introduction to the Situational Character, Critical Realism, Power Economics, and Deep Capture},
  author={J. Hanson and David G. Yosifon},
  journal={Santa Clara University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series},
  year={2003}
}
This article introduces an innovative approach to legal theory which the authors call "critical realism." The approach endeavors to integrate insights of social psychology, and affiliated social sciences, together with the methods of conventional economic analysis, as well as traditional methods of legal inquiry. Canvassing robust findings from across the behavioral sciences, the authors articulate a framework for thinking about human agency in legal analysis that the authors call "the… Expand
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