Tort Law in America: An Intellectual History, 94 Harvard Law Review 903 (1981)
Professor White tells the story of the development of tort law - or rather, theorizing about tort law - through four successive stages of thought he calls (i) Legal Science (or Conceptualism), (2) Realism, (3) Consensus Thought, and (4) Neoconceptualism.
Date of Authorship for this Version
Gordon, Robert W., "Tort Law in America: An Intellectual History" (1981). Faculty Scholarship Series. Paper 1372.