This collection of original essays from distinguished legal philosophers offers a challenging assessment of the nature and viability of legal positivism, an approach to legal theory that continues to dominate contemporary legal theoretical debates. To what extent is the law adequately described as autonomous? Should legal theorists maintain a conceptual separation of law and morality?
|Print publication date: 1999||Print ISBN-13: 9780198267904|
|Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012||DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267904.001.0001|