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Law as a leap of faith : essays on law in general

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How do laws resemble rules of games, moral rules, personal rules, rules found in religious teachings, school rules, and so on? Are laws rules at all? Are they all made by human beings? And if so how should we go about interpreting them? How are they organized into systems, and what does it mean for these systems to have ‘constitutions’? Should everyone want to live under a system of law? Is there a special kind of ‘legal justice’? Does it consist simply in applying the law of the system? And ...

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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Law
Sub department:
Law Faculty
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Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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2691
ISBN:
9780199695553
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Deposit date:
2012-10-26

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