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Law and Language

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Philosophy of law can gain from a good philosophical account of the meaning and use of language, and from a good philosophical account of the institutionalized resolution of disputes over language. Philosophy of language can gain from studying the stress-testing of language in legal regulation and dispute resolution. And philosophers of language can gain from the reminder that their task is not only to account for what people share in virtue of the mastery of a language; they also need to acc...

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Peer reviewed
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Law, Law Faculty
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Publisher:
Stanford University Publisher's website
Journal:
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Journal website
Publication date:
2016-04-15
ISSN:
1095-5054
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uuid:971283aa-d36f-4ce9-831d-e52c58e8609f
Source identifiers:
623421
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pubs:623421
Language:
English

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