Political jurisprudence

Loughlin, Martin, author
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  • Creator Martin Loughlin, Professor of Public Law, London School of Economics & Political Science
  • Format Books
  • Publication First Edition. Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • Physical Details
    • vi, 191 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0198810229, 9780198810223
  • OCLC on1001278980

Summary

  • A collection of brand new and revised essays from eminent scholar of public law, Martin Loughlin, that systematizes his work on political jurisprudence - a school of thought that contends the key to understanding the nature of legal order lies in how political authority is constituted.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-186) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction -- 1. Public law as political jurisprudence -- 2. The political jurisprudence of Thomas Hobbes -- 3. Leveller Legacies -- 4. Burke on law, revolution, and constitution -- 5. Droit politique -- 6. Law as institution -- 7. Politonomy -- 8. Reason of state/state of reason