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political foundation of law and the need for theory with practical value

John J. A. Burke

political foundation of law and the need for theory with practical value

the theories of Ronald Dworkin and Roberto Unger

by John J. A. Burke

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Published by Austin & Winfield in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dworkin, R. M.,
  • Unger, Roberto Mangabeira.,
  • Law -- Philosophy.,
  • Law and politics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-315) and index.

    StatementJohn J.A. Burke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK230.B875 P65 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 319 p. ;
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1727032M
    ISBN 101879904071
    LC Control Number92031183


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