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35 terms
Law and Society
adversarial system
adversary
anarchy
bail
a legal system involving two opposing parties who present the…
an enemy; a challenger; a competitor
the breakdown of a society due to disorder as citizens ignore…
an accused person is released into the community while they a…
adversarial system
a legal system involving two opposing parties who present the…
adversary
an enemy; a challenger; a competitor
18 terms
Law and society
judge
law
border
nationality
sędzia
prawo
granica
narodowość
judge
sędzia
law
prawo
17 terms
Law in Society
Legal rules
Non-legal rules
Characteristics of an effective law
Main aim of criminal law
laws created by institutions within the legal system and enfo…
apply to select groups in the community. For example, the rul…
Know to the public... Acceptable... Enforceable... Stable... Changeable
to apprehend, prosecute and punish people who have broken the…
Legal rules
laws created by institutions within the legal system and enfo…
Non-legal rules
apply to select groups in the community. For example, the rul…
26 terms
Law and Society
adversarial system
anarchy
appeal
bail
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
an application for a legal decision to be reviewed in a highe…
to release an accused person who is awaiting trial
adversarial system
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
anarchy
disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
14 terms
law in society
Legal rules
Non-legal rules
Need for laws
Characteristics of an effective law
(made by law-making bodies with the force of law, e.g. parlia…
(made by private individuals or groups, e.g parents school.)…
1.protect our society and keep it functioning. 2.guidelines o…
1.known to the public. 2.acceptable to the community. 3. able…
Legal rules
(made by law-making bodies with the force of law, e.g. parlia…
Non-legal rules
(made by private individuals or groups, e.g parents school.)…
17 terms
Law in Society
Legal rules
Non-legal rules
Characteristics of an effective law
Main aim of criminal law
laws created by institutions within the legal system and enfo…
apply to select groups in the community. For example, the rul…
Know to the public... Acceptable... Enforceable... Stable... Changeable
to apprehend, prosecute and punish people who have broken the…
Legal rules
laws created by institutions within the legal system and enfo…
Non-legal rules
apply to select groups in the community. For example, the rul…
38 terms
Law & Society
Laws
Court
Common law
Magistrate
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
A place where people can resolve disputes relating to law
A system of law based on precedent and customs
A public official authorised to decide disputes bought before…
Laws
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Court
A place where people can resolve disputes relating to law
46 terms
Law & Society
What are the bases of social class?
Repeat player characteristics
One-Shotters characteristics
Repeat player examples
Income... Education... Occupation... Cultural preferences... Misconceptio…
Large companies... Smaller stakes in each case... Significant resou…
Small... High stakes... Low resources
Insurance company... Consumer product corporation
What are the bases of social class?
Income... Education... Occupation... Cultural preferences... Misconceptio…
Repeat player characteristics
Large companies... Smaller stakes in each case... Significant resou…
26 terms
Law and Society
adversarial system
anarchy
appeal
bail
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
an application for a legal decision to be reviewed in a highe…
to release an accused person who is awaiting trial
adversarial system
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
anarchy
disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
47 terms
Law & Society
access:
adversarial system:
anarchy:
appeal:
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
an application for a legal decision to be reviewed in a highe…
access:
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
adversarial system:
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
41 terms
Law and Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Access
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
great disorder or confusion
Rules made by parliament and enforceable by the courts
The means or opportunity to approach or enter a place
Anarchy
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Chaos
great disorder or confusion
20 terms
Law and Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Access
a lack of government and law; confusion
great disorder or confusion
the system of rules which a particular country or community r…
equal opportunities for all people to make use of the legal s…
Anarchy
a lack of government and law; confusion
Chaos
great disorder or confusion
13 terms
Law and Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Access
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder.
Great disorder or confusion.
Rules made by parliament and enforceable by the courts.
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
Anarchy
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder.
Chaos
Great disorder or confusion.
Law & Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Access
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
great disorder or confusion
Rules made by parliament and enforceable by the courts
the means or opportunity to approach or enter a place.
Anarchy
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Chaos
great disorder or confusion
19 terms
Law & Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Access
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Great confusion or disorder
Rules made by parliament and enforceable by the courts
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of legal system
Anarchy
Absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Chaos
Great confusion or disorder
15 terms
Law & Society
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
U.S. Constitution
Bill of Rights
Document drafted by representatives of the 13 original coloni…
loose form of the charter for the common government adopted b…
...
first then amendments of the Bill of Rights
Declaration of Independence
Document drafted by representatives of the 13 original coloni…
Articles of Confederation
loose form of the charter for the common government adopted b…
25 terms
Society and the law
join
army
prison
steal
csatlakozik
hadsereg
börtön
lop
join
csatlakozik
army
hadsereg
71 terms
Law & Society
access
accused
adult
adversarial system
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
to be charged with an alleged criminal offence
a person 18 years or over
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
access
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
accused
to be charged with an alleged criminal offence
82 terms
Law and Society
What is a rule ?
What is a Law ?
Where do laws come from ?
What does kinship mean ?
A set of principles that govern a particular activity or proc…
A set of rules that are imposed by society upon its members t…
Aboriginal society and the British that came to Australia.
Traditional indigenous rules that outline the correct way of…
What is a rule ?
A set of principles that govern a particular activity or proc…
What is a Law ?
A set of rules that are imposed by society upon its members t…
14 terms
Law and Society
Social Structure
Ex: of Social Structure
Power
Setting the agenda
Patterns of interaction and systematic relationships across s…
Classrooms... Language... Class, Race, Gender (Opening a car door)…
Ability to impose your will over others, even over the coarse…
Gambling, Brown V. Board
Social Structure
Patterns of interaction and systematic relationships across s…
Ex: of Social Structure
Classrooms... Language... Class, Race, Gender (Opening a car door)…
15 terms
Law and Society
anarchy
chaos
law
access
absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
great disorder or confusion
rules made by parliament and enforceable by the courts
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
anarchy
absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
chaos
great disorder or confusion
50 terms
Law and Society
Anarchy
Burden of proof
Case
fundamental rights
When there is no law or government, people are free to do as…
The legal principle that the prosecution must prove that the…
A proceeding in a court of law.
Those rights to which every human is entitled.
Anarchy
When there is no law or government, people are free to do as…
Burden of proof
The legal principle that the prosecution must prove that the…
16 terms
LAW IN SOCIETY
Bicameral
Bill
Concurrent powers
Delegated legislation
Two houses of parliament. Federal: House of representatives a…
A proposed law
Law-making powers that are shared by the Commonwealth Parliam…
Laws made by subordinate authorities
Bicameral
Two houses of parliament. Federal: House of representatives a…
Bill
A proposed law
8 terms
Law and society
Anarchy
Law
Chaos
Judge
a state of disorder due to absence or non-recognition of auth…
the system of rules which a particular country or community r…
complete disorder and confusion
a public officer appointed to decide cases in a law court.
Anarchy
a state of disorder due to absence or non-recognition of auth…
Law
the system of rules which a particular country or community r…
62 terms
Law in society
Legal rules
Non legal rules
Why do we need laws
Protect society and keep it functioning
Rules made by law making bodies that are enforceable through…
Rules established by private individuals or groups are not en…
Protect society and keep it running... Provide guidelines for ac…
Protect individual rights and stop behavior that will affect…
Legal rules
Rules made by law making bodies that are enforceable through…
Non legal rules
Rules established by private individuals or groups are not en…
17 terms
Law and society
anarchy
chaos
Law
access
a state of disorder
confusion
A system of rules
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
anarchy
a state of disorder
chaos
confusion
25 terms
Law in society
associated with Law
Liberty
right
duty
justice, fair treatment, certainty, order, force... In a busines…
something you can do freely
something you can enforce against someone else
something you can enforce against someone else
associated with Law
justice, fair treatment, certainty, order, force... In a busines…
Liberty
something you can do freely
15 terms
Law and Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Access
Pro bono
absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
great disorder or confusion
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
for the public good
Anarchy
absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Chaos
great disorder or confusion
Law and Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Access
(n) absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
great disorder or confusion
Rules made by parliament and enforceable by the courts
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
Anarchy
(n) absence of law or government; chaos, disorder
Chaos
great disorder or confusion
18 terms
Law and Society
Anarchy
Chaos
Law
Pro-bono
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
Complete disorder and confusion
A body of enforceable rules governing relationships among ind…
Cases done for the public good without compensation
Anarchy
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
Chaos
Complete disorder and confusion
41 terms
law and society
'black letter' law
trial by ordeal
animal trials
hyperlexis
spells out what defines a law and educates people on the subg…
to determine guilty/not guilty, people were subjected to 'ord…
16th/17th century, animals were being charged/convicted
too much law, harmful to the economy
'black letter' law
spells out what defines a law and educates people on the subg…
trial by ordeal
to determine guilty/not guilty, people were subjected to 'ord…
12 terms
Law in society
Bicameral
Bill
Concurrent powers
Delegated legislation
Two houses of parliament at a federal level, the house of Rep…
A proposed law.
Law making powers that are shared by the Commonwealth Parliam…
Laws made by subordinate authorities.
Bicameral
Two houses of parliament at a federal level, the house of Rep…
Bill
A proposed law.
101 terms
Law in Society
Substitution of damages for revenge is…
Louisiana is the only one of the 50 st…
Most American law courts can use eithe…
The two systems of law in use today ar…
False
True
True
False
Substitution of damages for revenge is…
False
Louisiana is the only one of the 50 st…
True
41 terms
Law in Society
Law
Legal Rules
Non-Legal Rules
Function of Law
Is a rule. Formally made by parliament in the form of legisla…
Laws that apply to everyone in society. Enforceable in the co…
Laws that apply to particular groups of people. Only enforcea…
Maintenance of social cohesion.
Law
Is a rule. Formally made by parliament in the form of legisla…
Legal Rules
Laws that apply to everyone in society. Enforceable in the co…
9 terms
Law in society
Differnece between non-legal and legal…
Need for laws.
Name five characteristics of an effect…
Known to the public.
Legal rules applies to all members of the community and non-l…
To preserve social cohesion, to ensure the protection of peop…
-known to the public... -acceptable in the new community ... -able…
To be enforceable the public must know about it.
Differnece between non-legal and legal…
Legal rules applies to all members of the community and non-l…
Need for laws.
To preserve social cohesion, to ensure the protection of peop…
Law in Society
Four main roles of the law
Law makers
Law administrators
Sentence enforcers
1) establish boundaries... 2) protection... 3) freedom... 4) resolving…
parliament
police
courts
Four main roles of the law
1) establish boundaries... 2) protection... 3) freedom... 4) resolving…
Law makers
parliament
20 terms
Law in Society
agency
analytical
chaos
facility
a service
systematic or scientific
disorder
resources
agency
a service
analytical
systematic or scientific
Law In Society
Access
Adversarial System
Anarchy
Appeal
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
System in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
Disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
An application for a legal decision to be reviewed in a highe…
Access
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
Adversarial System
System in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
31 terms
Law and society
Access
adversarial system
anarchy
appeal
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
disorder or confusion due to the absence of government or laws
an application for a legal decision to be reviewed in a highe…
Access
equal opportunity for all people to make use of the legal sys…
adversarial system
system in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
24 terms
Law in society
Westminister System
Bicameral
Unicameral
Government
A parliamentary system which relies on a group of people are…
Two houses of parliament
One house of parliament (The territories and Queensland)
The members of parliament belonging to the political party or…
Westminister System
A parliamentary system which relies on a group of people are…
Bicameral
Two houses of parliament
49 terms
Law and Society:
Civil law involves the concept of liab…
Summary Offence and Indictable Offence:
Adversarial System:
Court Hierarchy in Australia:
Duty, obligation, debt or responsibility.... Liable under a ter…
Summary Offence - Serious crimes dealt in Local Court (e.g. r…
- Two opposing parties present their arguments to Magistrate.
Civil law involves the concept of liab…
Duty, obligation, debt or responsibility.... Liable under a ter…
Summary Offence and Indictable Offence:
Summary Offence - Serious crimes dealt in Local Court (e.g. r…
51 terms
Law and society
Access
Adversarial system
Anarchy
Appeal
Equal opportunity for all people to use the legal system
System in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
Where there are no laws or government, people are free to do…
An application for legal decision to be reviewed by a higher…
Access
Equal opportunity for all people to use the legal system
Adversarial system
System in which two opposing parties present their arguments…
24 terms
Law in Society
Liberty
Right
Duty
Who makes Law?
Something you are free to do
Something you can enforce against someone else. ... A claim that…
Something you must/must not do ... An obligation the law will en…
Morality - Society/group in society. Often tradition ... Law - R…
Liberty
Something you are free to do
Right
Something you can enforce against someone else. ... A claim that…
18 terms
law in society
Laws
Code
Common law
Positive law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
laws grouped into an organized form
Law based on current standards or customs of the people
law based on the dictates of a central political authority
Laws
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Code
laws grouped into an organized form
32 terms
Law in society
Access
Discrimination
Anarchy
Bureaucracy
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of legal system
To treat somebody differently or less favourably because of h…
An absence of any law or government rebellion
System of government or business that has many complicated wa…
Access
Equal opportunity for all people to make use of legal system
Discrimination
To treat somebody differently or less favourably because of h…
12 terms
Law in Society
bicameral
bill
concurrent powers
delegated legislation
a system of parliament that consists of two houses
a proposed law, or a proposed change to the law
law making powers, shared by both Commonwealth and state parl…
legislation made by subordinate authorities
bicameral
a system of parliament that consists of two houses
bill
a proposed law, or a proposed change to the law
58 terms
Law in society
society
state
legal rules
criminal law
a group of individuals living together
those who make or enforce laws
laws that apply to all individuals in society, made by a law-…
made by law-making body such as Parliament and applies to the…
society
a group of individuals living together
state
those who make or enforce laws
9 terms
Law in Society
Legal Laws
Non-Legal Laws
Why do we need laws?
What are the characteristics of an eff…
made by parliament and are enforced by the courts
are made by private individuals/groups in society (parents or…
- to protect our society and keep it functioning... - guidelines…
- known to the public... - acceptable to the community... - able to…
Legal Laws
made by parliament and are enforced by the courts
Non-Legal Laws
are made by private individuals/groups in society (parents or…
58 terms
Law in Society
Non Legal rule
Legal Rules
Parliament
Court
Are made by and only affect people in families, schools, spor…
Are rules created by law-making bodies, such as courts and pa…
Is a supreme law-making body
Is where criminal and civil cases are resolved
Non Legal rule
Are made by and only affect people in families, schools, spor…
Legal Rules
Are rules created by law-making bodies, such as courts and pa…
16 terms
Law in Society
Rules
Non-legal rules
Legal rules
Laws
Set down guidelines for behaviour
Are made by and only affect people in families, schools, spor…
Are made by the Parliament or subordinate bodies and are enfo…
Set guidelines/boundaires for behaviour, they set down what w…
Rules
Set down guidelines for behaviour
Non-legal rules
Are made by and only affect people in families, schools, spor…
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