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The Expanding Spaces of LawA Timely Legal Geography

The Expanding Spaces of Law: A Timely Legal Geography

Irus Braverman, Nicholas Blomley, and David Delaney (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804787185
eISBN:
9780804791878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787185.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Legal geography argues that nearly every aspect of law is located, takes place, is in motion, or has some spatial frame of reference. In other words, law is always “worlded” in some way. Likewise, ... More

H.L.A. Hart, Second Edition

H.L.A. Hart, Second Edition

Neil MacCormick

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756785
eISBN:
9780804779562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756785.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This substantially revised second edition delivers an introduction to the life and works of H. L. A. Hart, noted Professor of Jurisprudence at the University of Oxford from 1952 to 1968. Hart ... More

HabermasThe Discourse Theory of Law and Democracy

Habermas: The Discourse Theory of Law and Democracy

Hugh Baxter

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769129
eISBN:
9780804777810
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769129.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Though many legal theorists are familiar with Jürgen Habermas's work addressing core legal concerns, they are not necessarily familiar with his earlier writings in philosophy and social theory. ... More

Law and the Stranger

Law and the Stranger

Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804771542
eISBN:
9780804775151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804771542.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Law calls communities into being and constitutes the “we” it governs. This act of defining produces an outside as well as an inside, a border whose crossing is guarded, maintaining the identity, ... More

Law and the Utopian Imagination

Law and the Utopian Imagination

Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merill Umphrey (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804790819
eISBN:
9780804791861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790819.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This book is a project of exploration and resuscitation of idea of utopianism within legal discourse. Instead of mapping out the contours of a familiar terrain, the contributors seek to explore the ... More

Legal Realism RegainedSaving Realism from Critical Acclaim

Legal Realism Regained: Saving Realism from Critical Acclaim

Wouter de Been

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756594
eISBN:
9780804787529
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756594.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This book presents a comparison between the legal realists, a group of pragmatic legal theorists from the 1920s and 1930s, and critical legal studies, a movement of postmodern legal theory during the ... More

Philip SelznickIdeals in the World

Philip Selznick: Ideals in the World

Martin Krygier

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804744751
eISBN:
9780804783743
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804744751.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Philip Selznick's wide-ranging writings engaged with fundamental questions concerning society, politics, institutions, law, and morals. Never confined by a single discipline or approach, he proved ... More

The Secrets of Law

The Secrets of Law

Austin Sarat, Lawence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782593
eISBN:
9780804783903
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782593.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This book explores the ways law both traffics in and regulates secrecy. Taking a close look at the opacity built into legal and governance processes, it explores the ways law produces zones of ... More

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