When Aristotle thought about what might be the highest good for humanity, one of his very first conclusions was that the road to virtue, was politics. Needless to say, this appears a position of almost laughable in a world where vice seems a prerequisite to public office; however, there may still be something not quite ridiculous in the idea that ethics, when present, receives its fullest expression through public service.
Review of School Choice: The Struggle for the Soul of American Education, by Peter W. Cookson Jr. arguing plan proposed is "utopian and largely irrelevant."
"The primary role of the courthouse is to provide justice. The literature on behavioral psychology invites further consideration regarding whether ordinary cognitive biases may in some settings produce forms of implicit gender bias that mar the impartiality of a judge’s
As big data’s promises of increased efficiency and serendipitous insights spread across a broad range of sectors, they are accompanied by new risks—some intuitive, some unpredictable. That dichotomy is heavily accentuated in the law enforcement context, where blithe application of
This study uses interviews with judges to examine the role of remorse in judicial decisionmaking.