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Legal Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: The Common Law World


Gerald J. Postema


University of North Carolina - Philosophy and Law

February 3, 2012

Treatise of Legal Philosophy and General Jurisprudence, Vol. 11, Autumn 2011
UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1785428

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This above-titled monograph tells a critical history of Anglophone general jurisprudence and legal philosophy in the twentieth century as a tale of two Boston lectures, separated by sixty years, and their respective legacies: Holmes’s "Path of Law" (1897) and Hart’s Holmes Lecture "Positivism and the Separation of Law and Morals" (1958). The text here consists of the Preface and Table of Contents of this soon-to-be-published work.

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Keywords: Jurisprudence, Legal Philosophy, Holmes, Hart, Raz, Dworkin, Waldron, Authority

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Date posted: March 17, 2011 ; Last revised: February 4, 2012

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Postema, Gerald J., Legal Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: The Common Law World (February 3, 2012). Treatise of Legal Philosophy and General Jurisprudence, Vol. 11, Autumn 2011; UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1785428. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1785428

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University of North Carolina - Philosophy and Law ( email )
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Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380
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