Law as a Social System

Law as a Social System

by Niklas Luhmann
     
 

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In this volume, Niklas Luhmann, the leading exponent of systems theory, explores its implications for our understanding of law. The volume provides a rigorous application to law of a theory that offers profound insights into the relationships between law and other aspects of contemporary society, including politics, the economy, the media, education, and religion.See more details below

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In this volume, Niklas Luhmann, the leading exponent of systems theory, explores its implications for our understanding of law. The volume provides a rigorous application to law of a theory that offers profound insights into the relationships between law and other aspects of contemporary society, including politics, the economy, the media, education, and religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199546121
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/15/2008
Series:
Oxford Socio-Legal Studies Series
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
916,644
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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