Oñati Socio-Legal Series

The Oñati Socio-Legal Series is an international peer-reviewed on-line journal which publishes work within the field of law and society. This is broadly defined to include work which makes a significant contribution to the understanding and analysis of law as a set of social institutions, processes, practices or techniques, using any methodologies and approaches from the social sciences and humanities.

    All papers are double-blind peer-reviewed by two referees.

    Vol 4, No 4 (2014): Law in the Age of Media Logic


    Issue edited by Bryna Bogoch (Bar Ilan University), Keith J. Bybee (Syracuse University), Yifat Holzman-Gazit (College of Management, Rishon Lezion) and Anat Peleg (Bar Ilan University).

    Table of Contents


    Law in the Age of Media Logic: an Introduction PDF
    Bryna Bogoch, Keith J. Bybee, Yifat Holzman-Gazit, Anat Peleg 593-596
    Muckraking: The Case of the United States Supreme Court PDF
    Keith James Bybee 597-612
    Media Politicization of the United States Supreme Court PDF
    RonNell Andersen Jones 613-630
    Promoting Justices: Media Coverage of Judicial Nominations in Israel PDF
    Bryna Bogoch, Yifat Holzman-Gazit 631-651
    Political and Media Factors in the Evolution of the Media’s Role in U.S. Supreme Court Nominations PDF
    Richard Davis 652-684
    Canadian Judicial Nomination Processes and the Press: ‘Interesting, in a Sleepy Sort of Way’ PDF
    David Schneiderman 685-708
    Supreme Court Coverage in Canada: A Case Study of Media Coverage of the Whatcott Decision PDF
    Lydia Anita Miljan 709-724
    Litigation, Mass Media, and the Campaign to Criminalize the Firearms Industry PDF
    William T. Haltom, Michael McCann 725-749
    Do Members of the Public Have a ‘Right to Know’ about Similar Fact Evidence? The Emily Perry Story and the ‘Right to Know’ in the Context of a Fair Re-Trial PDF
    Rachel M.A. Spencer 750-770
    Public Engagement with the Criminal Justice System in the Age of Social Media PDF
    Michelle Katherine Larson Rose, Richard Logan Fox 771-798
    Managing the News Image of the Judiciary: the Role of Judicial Press Officers PDF
    Leslie James Moran 799-818
    Silence is no Longer Golden: Media, Public Relations and the Judiciary in Israel PDF
    Anat Peleg, Bryna Bogoch 819-835



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