The Politics of Jurisprudence

The Politics of Jurisprudence
A Critical Introduction to Legal Philosophy

Roger Cotterrell

1992 | 296 pages | Cloth $33.95 | Paper $29.95
Law
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Table of Contents

Preface
1. Legal Philosophy in Context
2. The Theory of Common Law
3. Sovereign and Subject: Bentham and Austin
4. Analytical Jurisprudence and Liberal Democracy: Hart and Kelsen
5. The Appeal of Natural Law
6. The Problem of the Creative Judge: Pound and Dworkin
7. Varieties of Scepticism
8. The Uses of Theory

Notes and Further Reading
References
Index