Judith Resnik ’72 to Receive 2014 Book Award from the Order of the Coif

Posted November 12th, 2013 at 3:11 pm.

image001Representing Justice: Invention, Controversy, and Rights in City-States and Democratic Courtrooms, a book co-written by Judith Resnik ’72 and her husband, has been recognized by the Order of the Coif as “highest order of legal scholarship.”

Representing Justice (Yale University Press, 2011) follows the evolution of adjudication into the modern day and explores the relationship between courts and democracy. The book has been awarded a 2012 SCRIBES award from the American Society of Legal Writers; 2012 PROSE awards given by the American Publishers Association in both the social sciences and law and legal studies categories; and selected as an Outstanding Academic Title of 2012 by Choice Magazine.

Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School and co-edited Migrations and Mobilities: Citizenship, Borders, and Gender.

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