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Author Bix, Brian, author
Title Jurisprudence : theory and context / Brian H. Bix
Imprint London : Sweet & Maxwell/Thomson Reuters, 2015
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  K230.B57 J87 2015    AVAILABLE    30660020155755
Edition Seventh edition
Descript xx, 343 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-331) and index
Overview, purpose and methodology -- Legal theory : general jurisprudence and conceptual anlysis -- H.L.A. Hart and legal positivism -- Hans Kelsen's pure theory of law -- Natural law theory and John Finnis -- Understanding Lon Fuller -- Ronald Dworkin's interpretive approach -- Justice -- Punishment -- Rights and rights talk -- Will and reason -- Authority, finality and mistake -- Common law reasoning and precedent -- Statutory interpretation and legislative intentions -- Legal enforcement of morality -- The obligation to obey the law -- American legal realism -- Economic analysis of law -- Modern critical perspectives -- Law and literature -- Philosophial foundations of the common law -- Other approaches
Subject Jurisprudence
Law -- Philosophy
Rechtsphilosophie. (DE-588)4048821-4 gnd
Rechtstheorie. (DE-588)4126505-1 gnd
Jurisprudence. fast (OCoLC)fst00985043
Law (Philosophical concept) fast (OCoLC)fst01770250
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