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The effects of personal canvassing, telephone calls, and direct mail on voter turnout: A field experiment. It has been defined as a "system of rules", [22] as an "interpretive concept" [23] to achieve justice, as an "authority" [24] to mediate people's interests, and even as "the command of a sovereign, backed by the threat of a sanction". [25] However one likes to think of law, it is a completely central social institution.

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