Current Legal Problems 1998: Legal Theory at the End of the Millennium

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This book is the fifty-first volume of Current Legal Problems and contains the now customary selection of high quality essays by a group of outstanding scholars. The volume provides a particularly valuable and broad-ranging set of contributions for a stimulating study of legal theory at the end of the millennium.

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Overview

This book is the fifty-first volume of Current Legal Problems and contains the now customary selection of high quality essays by a group of outstanding scholars. The volume provides a particularly valuable and broad-ranging set of contributions for a stimulating study of legal theory at the end of the millennium.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198298977
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 5/28/2000
  • Pages: 584
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 5.40 (h) x 1.20 (d)

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Michael Freeman is Professor of English Law, UCL

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Table of Contents

Imagining Bentham: A Celebration, William Twining, Research Professor of Law and Chairman, Bentham Committee, UCL
The Dialectic of Might and Right: Legal Positivisms and Constitutional Change, Neil MacCormick, Regius Professor of Public Law and the Law of Nature and Nations, University of Edinburgh
Legal Positivism and Deliberative Democracy, Tom Campbell, Professor of Law, Australian National University
Jeremy Bentham: Legislator of the World, Philip Schofield, Reader in the History of Legal and Political Thought, UCL
Norms, Reasons and Law, Gerald J Postema, Cary C Boshama Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Kelsen Tomorrow, Iain Stewart, Senior Lecturer, School of Law, Macquarie University
Law and Correctness, Robert Alexy, Professor of Public Law and Legal Philosophy, Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel
On the Supposed Defeasibility of Legal Rules, Frederick Schauer, Academic Dean and Frank Stantion Professor of the First Amendment, John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
Inclusion and Exclusion: Citizens, Subjects and Outlaws, Antony Duff, Professor of Philosophy, University of Stirling
Practical Reason and Incompletely Theorized Agreements, Cass Sunstein, Karl N Llewellyn Distinguished Service Professor of Jurisprudence, University of Chicago
Bentham and Recent Work in Natural Law: Towards Reconstructing an Unstilted Theory, Anthony Lisska, Professor of Philosophy, Denison University
Justice, Law and Ronald Dworkin: Jurisprudence at the End of the Century, Stephen Guest, Professor of Legal Philosophy, UCL
Law and Community: A New Relationship?, Roger Cotterrell, Professor of Legal Theory, Queen Mary and Westfield College, London
After Privatisation? The Many Autonomies of Private Law, Gunther Teubner, Otto Kahn Freund Professor of Comparative Law and Legal Theory, LSE
Bentham's Influence on the Law and Economics Movement, Richard Posner, Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; Senior Lecturer, University of Chicago Law School
Bentham as Proto-feminist or An Ahistorical Fantasy on Anarchical Fallacies, Nicola Lacey, Professor of Criminal Law, LSE
Critical Race Theory: Past, Present and Future, Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic, Jean N Lindsley Professor of Law and Research Associate in Law, University of Colorado
Bentham, Truth and the Semiotics of Law, Bernard Jackson, Alliance Professor of Modern Jewish Studies, University of Manchester
Some Jurisprudential Foundations of Critical Legal Studies and Feminist Legal Theory, Frances Olsen, Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles

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