For a description of legal training and a general background, see legal profession, legal education, and legal ethics. Articles that delineate the relationship of law to political structures are constitution; ideology; political party; and political system. For articles that discuss the importance of law regarding social justice and other social issues, see human rights; land reform; and social service. For an examination of comparative legal systems and the relationship of the law to the social sciences, see comparative law.
- Human rights, civil rights and human rights law are important fields to guarantee everyone basic freedoms and entitlements.
- One criticism of bicameral systems with two elected chambers is that the upper and lower houses may simply mirror one another.
- Especially since privatisation became popular and took management of services away from public law, private companies doing the jobs previously controlled by government have been bound by varying degrees of social responsibility.