Special issue of Harvard law review, v. 110, no. 5 (March 1997).
Includes text of Oliver Wendell Holmes' speech "The path of the law", delivered January 8, 1897 at Boston University School of Law.
Includes bibliographical references.
The path of the law / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Interpreting Holmes / William W. Fisher III
The path of the lawyer / Robert W. Gordon
Straying from the path / Tracy E. Higgins
The path as prologue / Martha Minow
Holmes's path, Holmes's goal / Sheldon M. Novick
The mind of darkness / Richard D. Parker
The path away from the law / Richard A. Posner
The path not taken / David Rosenberg
Investing in Holmes at the millennium / G. Edward White
Retroactivity and legal change : an equilibrium approach / Jill E. Fisch.