David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cavendish Pub. (2004)
Introduction to Critical Legal Theory provides an accessible introduction to the study of law and legal theory. It covers all the seminal movements in classical, modern and postmodern legal thought, engaging the reader with the ideas of jurists as diverse as Aristotle, Hobbes and Kant, Marx, Foucault and Dworkin. At the same time, it impresses the interdisciplinary nature of critical legal thought, introducing the reader to the philosophy, the economics and the politics of law. This new edition focuses even more intently upon the narrative aspect of critical legal thinking and the re-emergence of a distinctive legal humanism, as well as the various related challenges posed by our 'new' world order. Introduction to Critical Theory is a comprehensive text for both students and teachers of legal theory, jurisprudence and related subjects.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$15.35 used (70% off) $38.75 new (24% off) $47.49 direct from Amazon (7% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||K230.W357.A34 2004|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Michalinos Zembylas (2013). The Teaching of Patriotism and Human Rights: An Uneasy Entanglement and the Contribution of Critical Pedagogy. Educational Philosophy and Theory:1-17.
Similar books and articles
Thom Brooks (2007). Between Natural Law and Legal Positivism: Dworkin and Hegel on Legal Theory. Georgia State University Law Review 23 (3):513-60.
F. Atria (1999). Legal Reasoning and Legal Theory Revisited. Law and Philosophy 18 (5):537-577.
Costas Douzinas, Peter Goodrich & Yifat Hachamovitch (eds.) (1994). Politics, Postmodernity, and Critical Legal Studies: The Legality of the Contingent. Routledge.
Wouter de Been (2008). Legal Realism Regained: Saving Realism From Critical Acclaim. Stanford Law Books.
Pheng Cheah, David Fraser & Judith Grbich (eds.) (1996). Thinking Through the Body of the Law. New York University Press.
Jefferson White (ed.) (1999). Introduction to the Philosophy of Law: Readings and Cases. Oxford University Press.
Thom Brooks (2005). Hegel's Ambiguous Contribution to Legal Theory. Res Publica 11 (1):85-94.
James Boyle (ed.) (1992). Critical Legal Studies. New York University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads46 ( #41,687 of 1,413,232 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #67,254 of 1,413,232 )
How can I increase my downloads?