The History of an Idea, 78 Fordham Law Review 1273 (2009)
Today we mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of Against Settlement, although in truth it has a longer history. The essay was published in May 1984, but the animating idea-that the purpose of adjudication is justice, not peace-can be traced to the civil rights era and the 1960s.
Date of Authorship for this Version
Fiss, Owen M., "The History of an Idea" (2009). Faculty Scholarship Series. Paper 1307.