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Title Kelsen revisited : new essays on the pure theory of law / edited by Luis Duarte d'Almeida, John Gardner and Leslie Green
Published Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 288 pages)
Contents Introduction / Luís Duarte d'Almeida, John Gardner and Leslie Green -- Norm-claims, validity and self-reference / Bert van Roermund -- The great puzzle : Kelsen's basic norm / Stanley L. Paulson -- The basic norm revisited / Riccardo Guastini -- The efficacy of constitutional norms / Pablo E. Navarro -- The realist Hans Kelsen / Uta Bindreiter -- Wiener realism / Pierluigi Chiassoni -- Kelsen and Hägerström : clearing up misunderstandings and mapping out the common ground / Jes Bjarup -- A "realistic" theory of law and the pure theory of law : remarks on Alf Ross's On law and justice / Hans Kelsen -- Kelsen on the completeness and consistency of law / Eugenio Bulygin -- The alternative character of the legal norm : Kelsen as a defeasibilist? / Richard H.S. Tur -- In canonical form : Kelsen's doctrine of the "complete" legal norm / Luís Duarte d'Almeida
Summary This collection of new essays takes Kelsen's Pure Theory of Law as a stimulus, aiming to move forward the debate on several central issues in contemporary jurisprudence
Notes "This volume is a selection of 10 original essays that refine and develop ideas first presented at the conference, "Legal Science and Legal Theory," held at the University of Oxford in September 2010 to mark the 50th anniversary of the publication of the enormously influential second edition of Kelsen's "Pure Theory of Law"--Page 1
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Kelsen, Hans, 1881-1973. Reine rechtslehre
Law -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
Author Duarte d'Almeida, Luís, 1976- editor, author
Gardner, John, 1965- editor
Green, Leslie, editor
ISBN 1306119731 (ebk)
1782252460 (electronic bk.)
9781306119733 (ebk)
9781782252467 (electronic bk.)