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Pandemic Legalities: Legal Responses to COVID-19 - Justice and Social Responsibility

Dave Cowan and Ann Mumford


In this book, academic leaders in their respective fields of law address the Coronavirus crisis. Each chapter is designed as a thinkpiece, based on the contributor’s understandings and appreciations of their field. They reflect on the implications of the Coronavirus, express their anxieties about the development of policy and practice, and about the overweening, apparently neutral version of law and the economy which has taken root. Contributors draw on diverse resources, from survey evidence to economic rationalities. They are engaging with the current, reflecting on the past, and thinking ab ... More

Keywords: Law, Coronavirus, Austerity, Justice, Equality

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Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9781529218916
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2022 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781529218916.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Dave Cowan, editor
University of Bristol

Ann Mumford, editor
University College London

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Dave Cowan and Ann Mumford

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