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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., legal theory, and judicial restraint

Kellogg, Frederic Rogers

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  • Creator Frederic R. Kellogg
  • Format Books
  • Publication Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 206 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0521866502, 9780521866507
  • OCLC ocm66463615

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-193) and index.

Contents

  • A time for law -- Playing king -- Holmes' conception of law -- Common law theory revisited -- Holmes and legal classification -- The general theory of liability -- Morals and skepticism in law -- Judges, principles, and policy -- Common law constitutionalism -- Holmes' theory in retrospect