A Dictionary of Legal Theory
University of Minnesota Law School
Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper
Legal theory encompasses a wide range of disciplines and approaches, from analytical theories to critical approaches and from economic analysis to postmodernism. A Dictionary of Legal Theory, published by Oxford University Press, offers both simple introductions to the standard terms and key figures of each area, and more detailed discussions of the central topics.
Keywords: legal theory, legal philosophy, jurisprudence, law and economics
JEL Classification: K00
Date posted: September 7, 2004 ; Last revised: February 26, 2008