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Law as rule and principle

problems of legal philosophy

by Theodore M. Benditt

  • 170 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Philosophy,
  • Legal positivism,
  • Natural law,
  • Realism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTheodore M. Benditt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK230.B46 L38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 195 p. ;
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4570122M
    ISBN 100804709637
    LC Control Number77089180

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