Law's Evolution and Human Understanding

51 San Diego L. Rev. 953 (2014)

San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-176

16 Pages Posted: 24 Nov 2014

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Laurence Claus

University of San Diego School of Law

Date Written: November 23, 2014

Abstract

This is the author’s response to book conference commentary on Law’s Evolution and Human Understanding from William Edmundson, John Finnis, Michael Steven Green, Mark Greenberg, Frederick Schauer, and Lawrence Solum.

Keywords: law, community, custom, evolution, systems, authority, morality, expectation, prediction, interpretation, constitution, power, signaling, communication, government, convention, legitimacy, society, order, obligation, rights, duties, reason, rhetoric, meaning, understanding, revolution

JEL Classification: C70, C71, C72, C79, D81, D84, D90, H11, H10, K10, K19, K40, K42, K49, N40, P16, P00, P41, Z10

Suggested Citation

Claus, Laurence, Law's Evolution and Human Understanding (November 23, 2014). 51 San Diego L. Rev. 953 (2014); San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 14-176. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2529771

Laurence Claus (Contact Author)

University of San Diego School of Law ( email )

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