Law: Jurisprudence & Philosophy of Law

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    Marx and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Easton

    This collection of classic articles affirms Marx's continuing relevance to modern debates on the role of law. The issues addressed include the implications of Marx's analysis of law for understanding the form and functions of law, justice and injustice, the critique of liberal legalism, the…

    Hardback – 2008-05-12
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Crime, Criminal Justice and Masculinities book cover

    Crime, Criminal Justice and Masculinities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Tomsen

    This volume features the leading contemporary articles that are part of, or related to, the 'new masculinities' approach in this sphere. These comprise an impressive range of theoretical and empirical work including important cultural and ethnographic analyses. They emphasise the relationship…

    Hardback – 2008-05-07
    Routledge
    International Library of Criminology, Criminal Justice and Penology - Second Series

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    Nietzsche and Law

    1st Edition

    By Francis J. Mootz Iii, Peter Goodrich

    Legal scholars have only recently begun to address the radical challenges for law and legal theory that follow from Friedrich Nietzsche's pathbreaking work. This collection brings together articles from leading thinkers who consider how Nietzsche's philosophical and rhetorical interventions…

    Hardback – 2008-04-28
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Meaning, Mind and Law book cover

    Meaning, Mind and Law

    1st Edition

    By Dennis Patterson

    In this important collection of papers, Dennis Patterson continues to show the importance of Wittgenstein's thought for problems in legal theory. Ranging across issues in the philosophy of mind to questions of meaning and normativity, this collection of papers is essential reading for anyone with…

    Hardback – 2008-03-27
    Routledge
    Collected Essays in Law

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    Locke and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thom Brooks

    John Locke is one of the most important figures in the history of philosophy. His Two Treatises of Government and A Letter Concerning Toleration fascinate us as much today as they did when first published three centuries ago. Locke and Law presents for the first time in one collection the most…

    Hardback – 2007-09-19
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Plato and Modern Law book cover

    Plato and Modern Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard O. Brooks

    This audacious collection of modern writings on Plato and the Law argues that Plato's work offers insights for resolving modern jurisprudential problems. Plato's dialogues, in this modern interpretation, reveal that knowledge of the functions of law, based upon intelligible principles, can be…

    Hardback – 2007-08-28
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

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    Gadamer and Law

    1st Edition

    By Francis J. Mootz Iii

    Hans-Georg Gadamer’s philosophical hermeneutics is especially relevant for law, which is grounded in the interpretation of authoritative texts from the past to resolve present-day disputes. In this collection, leading scholars consider the importance of Gadamer’s philosophy for ongoing disputes in…

    Hardback – 2007-04-28
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Legality and Democracy: Contested Affinities book cover

    Legality and Democracy

    Contested Affinities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart A. Scheingold

    Democracy and the rule of law are commonly represented as complementary and indispensable components of the modern democratic state. Whatever the truth of this formulation, it conceals the competing claims of electoral and legal accountability that are the subject of this volume. Political, legal…

    Hardback – 2006-06-20
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Law and Society

  • Kant and Law book cover

    Kant and Law

    1st Edition

    By B. Sharon Byrd, Joachim Hruschka

    Immanuel Kant's legal philosophy and theory have played an enormous role in the development of law since the eighteenth century. Although this influence can be seen primarily in German law and in the law of nations which have traditionally been oriented toward German legal development, today Kant's…

    Hardback – 2006-04-26
    Routledge
    Philosophers and Law

  • Constitutionalism and Democracy book cover

    Constitutionalism and Democracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Bellamy

    Constitutionalism and democracy have been interpreted as both intimately related and intrinsically opposed. On the one hand constitutions are said to set out the rules of the democratic game, on the other as constraining the power of the demos and their representatives to rule themselves -…

    Hardback – 2006-04-04
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory (Second Series)

  • The Globalization of International Law book cover

    The Globalization of International Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Schiff Berman

    'International law' is no longer a sufficient rubric to describe the complexities of law in an era of globalization. Accordingly, this collection situates cross-border norm development at the intersection of interdisciplinary scholarship on comparative law, conflict of laws, civil procedure,…

    Hardback – 2006-01-11
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Globalization and Law

  • Law and Morality book cover

    Law and Morality

    1st Edition

    By Brian Bix

    Edited by Kenneth Einar Himma

    This volume collects many of the key essays exploring the possible relationships between the concepts of law and morality, a central concern of contemporary philosophizing about law. It is organized around five conceptual issues: classical natural law theory; legal positivism's separability thesis;…

    Hardback – 2005-11-25
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory (Second Series)

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