Action for a Just Society
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Civil society & citizenship, Legal literacy
Film / video

The DVD documents the purpose of the project and illuminates the issues in legal literacy that were the focus of the project. The DVD begins by posing the question “why law?” or why do we have laws? The almost automatic response is to “maintain order”, and that law is mostly about the police and the courts. Another important point however is, what is the purpose of law in addition to maintaining order?

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