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. 1307.