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Jurisprudence – An Introduction

Jurisprudence – An Introduction is aimed at students about to embark on a course in jurisprudence, legal theory or legal philosophy. The author has analysed the various philosophies extensively, and has indicat

Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409059441

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Jurisprudence – An Introduction is aimed at students about to embark on a course in jurisprudence, legal theory or legal philosophy. The author has analysed the various philosophies extensively, and has indicated the intensity of current jurisprudential debates in relation to South African law.

Table of contents

Chapter 1: - The story of natural law and its opponents

Chapter 2: - "The empire of darkness and the region of light":

Chapter 3: - The American realists

Chapter 4: - Ronald Dworkin and reconstruction

Chapter 5: - The rebirth of natural law

Chapter 6: - Liberalism, libertarianism and socialism: The theories of Rawls, Nozick and contemporary socialists

Chapter 7: - Critical legal studies

Chapter 8: - Feminism and the law

Chapter 9: - The communitarian debate and liberalism

Chapter 10: - Legal hermeneutics and deconstruction