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Central Issues in Jurisprudence N E Simmonds

Central Issues in Jurisprudence By N E Simmonds

Central Issues in Jurisprudence by N E Simmonds


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Summary

The second edition of the introduction to the theories and arguments dominating discussion in jurisprudence provides additional coherence to the themes examined and introduces sections on topical issues, for example the chapter on Utilitarianism now includes a discussion on law and economics.

Central Issues in Jurisprudence Summary

Central Issues in Jurisprudence: Justice, Law and Rights by N E Simmonds

This highly popular book provides an introductory guide to the major theories and arguments which currently dominate discussion in jurisprudence. The object is to put the student as quickly as possible into a position where he or she can read the original writers with a real understanding of how the theories relate to each other, and how these theories cluster around certain fundamental issues. This new edition has been completely revised, updated and expanded to provide additional coherence to the themes examined and introduce sections on currently topical issues. Some important refinements have been added to the analytical jurisprudence of rights. * A popular introductory work on jurisprudence by one the country's leading legal theorists * Noted for its extremely clear approach * Updated to include topical issues

Central Issues in Jurisprudence Reviews

...concise and clear...a most useful introduction to this difficult subject. Solicitor's Journal (on the previous edition).

Table of Contents

Introduction. Part I: Justice. Utilitarianism. Rawls, Nozick. Finnis on objective goods. Part II: Law. Hart. Dworkin. Fuller. Part III. Rights. Analysis of rights.

Additional information

GOR002720247
9780421741201
0421741201
Central Issues in Jurisprudence: Justice, Law and Rights by N E Simmonds
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
2002-03-21
328
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