This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: Impact Laws for JD & JJ Ideas about the Past (JD & JJ) Don’t reflect reality Three Possible Myths about JD 1) More JD in the past than today “The Myth of Progress” 2) JD was the same in the past “The Myth that Nothing Changes” 3) Less JD in the past than today “The Myth of the Gold Old Days” Which is most common? What’s the impact of holding this Myth? What’s changed? What’s the same? Things that stay the same probably can’t be changed Things that have changed before will likely change again The Role of “Philosophy” as Context ‘Fish in a bowl’ To have influence Ideas and Policies must… Make sense (agree with what we “think”) Hang together (consistent) Appear rational Be coherent The Role of Law in JD & the JJ System Historical Context of JD/JJ Laws is important The cycle of JJ happens because people repeat the past, rather than learn from it....
View Full Document
- Spring '08
- JJ System Historical