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Presentation
Lawyers as Prophets, Counsels, Neighbors
Sibley Lecture Series
  • Thomas L. Shaffer, Notre Dame Law School

Audio only. The University of Georgia's 94th Sibley Lecture was held on Monday, April 1, 2001 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom

Publication Date
4-4-2001
Abstract

Shaffer called the lecture "an exploration of ethical possibilities for lawyers in the biblical categories of prophet, consoler and neighbor." He continued: "All of these, and particularly the first, are suggested by [UGA Caldwell] Professor Milner Ball's recent book, Called by Stories: the prophet - particularly the prototype of the prophet in Judaism, Moses; the second by the prophet Rachel; and the third by the dominant biblical ethic, in both Judaism and Christianity, love of neighbor."

Citation Information
Thomas L. Shaffer. "Lawyers as Prophets, Counsels, Neighbors" (2001)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/thomas_shaffer/3/