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    The Concept of Law (Clarendon Law) (Paperback) By (author) H. L. A. Hart, Edited by Joseph Raz, Edited by Penelope A. Bulloch

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    DescriptionFifty years on from its original publication, HLA Hart's The Concept of Law is widely recognized as the most important work of legal philosophy published in the twentieth century, and remains the starting point for most students coming to the subject for the first time. In this third edition, Leslie Green provides a new introduction that sets the book in the context of subsequent developments in social and political philosophy, clarifying misunderstandings of Hart's project and highlighting central tensions and problems in the work.


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    Title
    The Concept of Law
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) H. L. A. Hart, Edited by Joseph Raz, Edited by Penelope A. Bulloch
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 400
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 440 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780199644704
    ISBN 10: 0199644705
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAW
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S5.0
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: HPS
    Ingram Subject Code: LE
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 340.1
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: LAW052000
    B&T General Subject: 490
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17720
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: LAW000000
    BIC subject category V2: LAB
    BISAC V2.8: PHI034000
    LC subject heading:
    Libri: PHIL8068, RECH5500
    LC subject heading:
    DC23: 340.1
    LC classification: K237 .H3 2012
    Thema V1.0: QDTS, LAB
    Edition
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    29 December 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford
    Author Information
    Penelope A. Bulloch is an emeritus fellow of Balliol College, Oxford.
    Table of contents
    Introduction ; 1. Persistent Questions ; 2. Laws, Commands, and Orders ; 3. The Variety of Laws ; 4. Sovereign and Subject ; 5. Law as the Union of Primary and Secondary Rules ; 6. The Foundations of a Legal System ; 7. Formalism and Rule-Scepticism ; 8. Justice and Morality ; 9. Laws and Morals ; 10. International Law ; Postscript