The Concept of a Legal System: An Introduction to the Theory of a Legal System by Joseph RazThe Concept of a Legal System: An Introduction to the Theory of a Legal System by Joseph Raz

The Concept of a Legal System: An Introduction to the Theory of a Legal System

byJoseph Raz

Paperback | April 30, 1999

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What does it mean to assert or deny the existence of a legal system? How can one determine whether a given law belongs to a certain legal system? What kind of structure do these systems have, that is--what necessary relations obtain between their laws? The examination of these problems in thisvolume leads to a new approach to traditional jurisprudential question, though the conclusions are based on a critical appraisal, particularly those of Bentham, Austin, Kelsen, and Hart.
Joseph Raz is at Professor of the Philosophy of Law, University of Oxford.
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Title:The Concept of a Legal System: An Introduction to the Theory of a Legal SystemFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.79 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019825363X

ISBN - 13:9780198253631

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