Institutions of Law

Institutions of Law

by Neil MacCormick


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198267911
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 02/14/2007
Series: Law, State, and Practical Reason Series
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

The late Neil MacCormick, formerly Regius Professor Emeritus of Public Law and the Law of Nature and Nations in the University of Edinburgh

Table of Contents

Part I: Norm, Institution and Order
1. On Normative Order
2. On Institutional Order
3. Law and the Constitutional State
4. A Problem: Rules or Habits?
Part II: Legal Positions and Relations
5. On Persons
6. Wrongs and Duties
7. Rights and Obligations
8. Legal Relations and Things: Property
9. Legal Powers and Validity
Part III: Law State and Civil Society
10. Powers and Public Law: Law and Politics
11. Constraints on Power: Fundamental Rights
12. Criminal Law and Civil Society: Law and Morality
13. Private Law and Civil Society: Law and Economy
Part IV: Law, Value and Method
14. Positive Law and Moral Autonomy
15. On Law and Justice
16. Laws and Values: Reflections on Method

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