Kelsen’s Doctrine of International Law: Between Epistemology and Politics
Austrian Review of International and European Law (ARIEL), pp. 49-62, 2004
10 Pages Posted: 29 Aug 2011 Last revised: 11 Nov 2011
Date Written: August 28, 2004
The following discussion considers to what degree Kelsen’s conception of international law was shaped either by his neo-Kantian epistemological approach or by his liberal (and pacifistic) political stance.
Keywords: Kelsen, Grundnorm, international law, legal theory
JEL Classification: K10
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