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How to Become a Judge?

The court system, headed by judges, supervises trials and makes sure everything runs smoothly. Judges preside over courts at the local, state, and national levels. They are responsible for making sure that disputes between individuals, or individuals and their government are resolved according to established laws. Courts also are available to protect individual rights from government excess. Judges start out as lawyers, and they typically practice law for a number of years before being appointed or elected as a judge. This article describes the path to obtaining a judgeship...


Feminist theory

Feminist theory is the extension of feminism into theoretical or philosophical discourse. It aims to understand the nature of gender inequality. It examines women's social roles, experience, interests, and feminist politics in a variety of fields, such as anthropology and sociology, communication, psychoanalysis, economics, literature, education, and philosophy. While generally providing a critique of social relations, much of feminist theory also focuses on analyzing gender inequality and the promotion of women's interests. Themes explored in feminism include discrimination, objectification (especially sexual objectification), oppression, patriarchy, stereotyping, art history and contemporary art, and aesthetics.


Definitions of Justice

Many intractable conflicts are fought over the concept of "justice," but defining exactly what that concept means is very difficult. Sometimes "justice" is defined in terms of equality--everyone should get or have the same amount, regardless of how hard they work, or "what they put in." Other people define "justice" in terms of equity--people should get benefits in proportion to what they contributed to producing those benefits. 
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lawyer, also known as an “attorney,” “counselor,” solicitor,” “barrister” or “advocate,” is an individual licensed by the state to engage in the practice of law and advise clients on legal matters. Read more...

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Political Science

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