Fictional and Non-Fictional Uses of Administrative, Civil, and Criminal Law by Kafka and His Friends
23 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last revised: 23 Jun 2008
Kafka studied these three branches of law with several then-prominent academic teachers. But it was his extra-mural association with the legal philosopher Oskar Kraus that gave him a firm grasp of how modern liberal law emerged from the Aristotelian, Roman, and Judeo-Christian concepts of natural and rational law.
Keywords: Kafka, civil law, criminal law
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