Public defenders : pragmatic and political motivations to represent the indigent / Michael Scott Weiss.
New York : LFB Scholarly Publishing, 2005.
vii, 303 pages ; 23 cm.
Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Formatted Contents Note
A study of public defender motivations Defense attorneys in the criminal courts Challenges of public defense A qualitative, semi-structured interview study Pragmatic motivations Legal and constitutional motivations Altruistic motivations Anti-establishment motivations Anti-police motivations Anti-prosecutor motivations Anti-judge and anti-corrections motivations Public defender motivations.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-293) and index.