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Legal Positivism : International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory - Mario Jori

Legal Positivism

International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory

Hardcover Published: 1st August 1992
ISBN: 9780814741894
Number Of Pages: 481

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The aim of this collection of essays on legal positivism is to complete the already easily available English material on this subject. This is not a collection of writings by legal positivists, but about legal positivism.

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Series Preface
Positivism V. Naturalism
'The Positivism of Mr. Justice Holmes', (1951)p. 3
'Law as Order', (1978)p. 21
'The Natural Law Thesis: Affirmation or Denial?', (1957)p. 73
Varieties of Legal Positivism
'The Pure Theory of Law and Analytical Jurisprudence', (1941)p. 89
'The Purity of the Pure Theory', (1986)p. 117
'Legal Positivism and the Philosophy of Language: a Critique of H.L.A. Hart's "Descriptive Sociology"', (1986)p. 137
Positivism V. Legal Realism
'Validity and the Conflict between Legal Positivism and Natural Law', (1961)p. 165
'The Legal Theories of Axel Hagerstrom and Vilhelm Lundstedt', (1959)p. 187
'Law and Language: An Historical and Critical Introduction', (1984)p. 213
Legal Systems, Validity and Legal Revolutions
'The Identity of Legal Systems', (1979)p. 249
'Kelsen's Doctrine of the Unity of Law', (1968)p. 275
'Material and Formal Authorisation in Kelsen's Pure Theory', (1980)p. 305
Science and What Judges Do
'"Sein" and "Sollen" in Legal Science', (1970)p. 329
'Dworkin as Pre-Benthamite', (1978)p. 353
'Normativity of Legal Science', (1966)p. 377
Concepts, Interpretations, Rights
'The Controversy Concerning the Word "Law"', (1956)p. 397
'Tu-Tu', (1957)p. 421
'Production of Rules by Means of Rules', (1986)p. 435
'Law as Institutional Fact' (1986)p. 451
Name Indexp. 479
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ISBN: 9780814741894
ISBN-10: 0814741894
Series: International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 481
Published: 1st August 1992
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.91 x 15.19  x 3.33
Weight (kg): 0.9