Legal Right and Social Democracy: Essays in Legal and Political Philosophy

Oxford University Press (1982)
This work is a controversial collection of interrelated papers investigating and arguing about issues of concern to lawyers and politicians today. MacCormick combines a scholarly concern with leading thinkers such as John Locke, Lord Stair, Adam Smith and David Hume, John Rawls, Ronald Dworkin, and Patrick Atiyah, and stringently argued view of questions of political obligation, civil liberty, and legal rights.
Keywords Law Political aspects  Sociological jurisprudence
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Call number K487.P65.M33 1984
ISBN(s) 0198255020  
DOI 10.1086/292568
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