Brian Z. Tamanaha discusses his book A Realistic Theory of Law with Chris Richardson. Tamanaha is the John S. Lehmann University Professor at Washington University. He has published nine monographs and dozens of articles and chapters on legal theory and law and society, he has delivered eight named lectures in the United States and abroad, and his work has been translated into ten languages. On a personal note, Tamanaha grew up in Hawaii and is a life-long surfer.
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