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Hegel and Legal Theory

ISBN 9780415901635
Published September 20, 1991 by Routledge
380 Pages

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Book Description

The first collection of essays directed towards jurisprudence with a Hegelian theme. The editors are committed to the idea that Hegel is the future source of great energy and insight within the legal academy.

Table of Contents

Part One Being, Person, Community and the Ethical Foundation of Law; Chapter 1 The Repressed Intersubjectivity in Hegel's Philosophy of Right, Michael Theunissen; Chapter 2 Hegel's Ambiguous Legacy for Modern Liberalism, Charles Taylor; Chapter 3 Persons and Masks: The Phenomenology of Spirit and its Laws, Robert Bernasconi; Part Two Abstract Right and Private Law; Chapter 4 Hegel's Legal Plenum, Arthur J. Jacobson; Chapter 5 Hegel and the Crisis of Private Law, Alan Brudner; Chapter 6 The Priority of Abstract Right and Constructivism in Hegel's Legal Philosophy, Peter Benson; Chapter 7 Property, Contract, and Ethical Life in Hegel's Philosophy of Right, Peter G. Stillman; Chapter 8 Hegel and the Dialectics of Contract, Michel Rosenfeld; Chapter 9 Right and Advantage in Private Law, Ernest J. Weinrib; Part Three Law, Family, Civil Society and the State; Chapter 10 Lucinde's Shame: Hegel, Sensuous Woman, and the Law, David Farrell Krell; Chapter 11 A Reconstruction of Hegel's Theory of Civil Society, Andrew Arato; Chapter 12 Rethinking the Hegelian State, Fred Dallmayr; Chapter 13 The Inherent Rationality of the State in Hegel's Philosophy of Right, Bernhard Schlink;

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