the study of law as a therapeutic agent. Therapeutic jurisprudence comprises the analysis of how laws, processes, and individuals who play an active part within the legal system might either benefit or harm the various other individuals involved.

THERAPEUTIC JURISPRUDENCE: "Therapeutic jurisprudence is a common subject in the first year of law school."
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