Volksgeist: In View of Friedrich Carl Von Savigny
8 Pages Posted: 24 Oct 2010
Date Written: October 21, 2010
Savigny, a prominent German jurist through his concept of Volksgeist introduced a new dimension in the legal arena. Savigny, also known as the pioneer of Historical school of law through his concept of Volksgeist explains the need to understand the interrelationship between the law and the people. Law and people cannot be isolated from each other and this is well explained by Savigny’s concept of Volksgeist. This papers aims to analyze the concept of Volksgeist and the Historical school of law.
Keywords: Neetij Rai , Savigny , Volksgeist , Historical school of law
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