Book Volume 108 2014

A Critical Appraisal of Karl Olivecrona's Legal Philosophy

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ISBN: 978-3-319-06166-5 (Print) 978-3-319-06167-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-16

    Introduction

  3. Background

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Chapter

      Pages 19-33

      Karl Olivecrona: A Biographical Sketch

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      Chapter

      Pages 35-43

      Olivecrona’s Legal Philosophy: A Preview

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      Chapter

      Pages 45-68

      Axel Hägerström’s Legal Philosophy: An Overview

  4. Philosophical Foundations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Chapter

      Pages 71-85

      Naturalism

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-108

      Meta-ethics

  5. Substantive Legal Philosophy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 109-109

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-125

      The Binding Force of Law

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      Chapter

      Pages 127-140

      Legal Rules as Independent Imperatives

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-155

      The Concept of a Right

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      Chapter

      Pages 157-180

      Law, Force, and Social Morality

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-193

      Judicial Law-Making

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      Chapter

      Pages 195-205

      Legislation

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      Chapter

      Pages 207-215

      Truth and Correctness

  6. The History of Legal Philosophy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 217-217

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      Chapter

      Pages 219-237

      Topics in the History of Legal and Political Philosophy

  7. Context

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

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      Chapter

      Pages 241-259

      Legal Realism and Legal Positivism

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      Chapter

      Pages 261-277

      Hägerström, Lundstedt, Ross, and Olivecrona

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 279-288