Fundamental concepts of American jurisprudence
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Published by H-R Associates in Austin, Tex .
Written in English



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Statementby Charles W. Hoehne [and] R. Robert Rackley.
GenreOutlines, syllabi, etc.
ContributionsRackley, R. Robert, 1936- joint author.
LC ClassificationsKFT1281 .H54 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 386 p.
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5688620M
LC Control Number70002287

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Book Review Modern American Legal Thought Patterns of American Jurisprudence. By Neil Duxbury." Oxford: Oxford University Press, Pp. viii, $ Thomas C. Greyt The development of legal thought in America since the Civil War makes a natural subject for study. It makes a . Jurisprudence or legal theory is the theoretical study of rs of jurisprudence seek to explain the nature of law in its most general form and provide a deeper understanding of legal reasoning, legal systems, legal institutions, and the role of law in society.. Modern jurisprudence began in the 18th century and was focused on the first principles of natural law, civil law, and the law. Legal process, it is argued, represented an alternative approach that could have attracted many of the same people who were attracted to the "fundamental rights" movement of the '60's and '70's. The idea that legal positivism can address the role of morality in law is examined and defended in the book. I n American civic and political life, nearly everyone is a champion of liberty, but not everyone means the same thing by that term. We hold several conflicting ideas about liberty, though we are usually unaware of that fact. This lack of awareness means that, whenever a conflict between these conceptions leads to a political dispute, people on all sides of the dispute are apt to be shocked.