Legal Realism: Its Cause and Cure, 70 YALE L.J. 1037 (1961)
From time to time there arises a school of legal thought which undertakes
to make a clean sweep of the errors of the past and establish truth. In this
country, for half a century, such a movement has been running its course under
the name of Legal Realism. Today the controversy over realism seems to have
died out; the time may have come when we can profitably inquire what it was
Date of Authorship for this Version
Gilmore, Grant, "Legal Realism: Its Cause and Cure" (1961). Faculty Scholarship Series. Paper 2680.