Exploring law"s empire

the jurisprudence of Ronald Dworkin

Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 328 Downloads: 724
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Subjects:

  • Dworkin, Ronald,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Law -- Philosophy

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by Scott Hershovitz.
ContributionsHershovitz, Scott.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK230.D92 E97 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 328 p. ;
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17170513M
ISBN 100199274355
ISBN 109780199274352
LC Control Number2006021009

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Exploring Law's Empire is a collection of essays examining the work of Ronald Dworkin in the philosophy of law and constitutionalism.

A group of leading legal theorists develop, defend and critique the major areas of Dworkin's work, including his criticism of legal positivism, his theory of law as integrity, and his work on constitutional theory.5/5(1).

Exploring Law's Empire is a collection of essays by leading legal theorists who examine Ronald Dworkin's work in the theory of law and constitutionalism.

The volume concludes with a lengthy response to the essays by Dworkin himself. For the student of Dworkin's work, this book represents an ideal companion to his major texts. Exploring law's empire: the jurisprudence of Ronald Dworkin.

[Scott Hershovitz;] -- "Exploring Law's Empire is a collection of essays about the work of Ronald Dworkin, each written by a leading scholar in jurisprudence or constitutional law.

Exploring Law's Empire is a collection of essays examining the work of Ronald Dworkin in the philosophy of law and constitutionalism. A group of leading legal theorists develop, defend and critique the major areas of Dworkin's work, including his criticism of legal positivism, his theory of law as integrity, and his work on constitutional theory.

But "Exploring Law's Empire" (ELE) revisits issues covered in Dworkin's earlier work, "Law's Empire". Many of the contributors followed Dworkin beyond Law's Empire into his other works. The chapters constituting the book were written by eminent scholars, including Steven Breyer, a Supreme Court judge, in eleven chapters.5/5.