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The authority of lawEssays on law and morality

The authority of law: Essays on law and morality

Joseph Raz

Published in print:
1979
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198253457
eISBN:
9780191681400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198253457.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This revised edition of one of the classic works of modern legal philosophy, first published in 1979, represents the author's contribution which has had an enduring influence on philosophical work on ... More

The Autonomy of LawEssays on Legal Positivism

The Autonomy of Law: Essays on Legal Positivism

Robert P. George (ed.)

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267904
eISBN:
9780191683404
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267904.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This collection of original essays from distinguished legal philosophers offers a challenging assessment of the nature and viability of legal positivism, an approach to legal theory that continues to ... More

Balanced ConstitutionalismCourts and Legislatures in India and the United Kingdom

Balanced Constitutionalism: Courts and Legislatures in India and the United Kingdom

Chintan Chandrachud

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199470587
eISBN:
9780199088867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199470587.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Human Rights Act (HRA) of the UK, enacted in 1998, provoked particular interest amongst scholars. Unlike systems of parliamentary sovereignty and judicial supremacy, it promised a new, ‘balanced’ ... More

Balancing Wealth and HealthThe Battle over Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Latin America

Balancing Wealth and Health: The Battle over Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Latin America

Rochelle Dreyfuss and César Rodríguez-Garavito (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199676743
eISBN:
9780191756283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199676743.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law, Competition Law

This book focuses on the debates concerning aspects of intellectual property law that bear on access to medicines in a set of developing countries. Specifically, the chapters look at measures that ... More

Bank Collections and Payment TransactionsA Comparative Legal Analysis

Bank Collections and Payment Transactions: A Comparative Legal Analysis

Benjamin Geva

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298533
eISBN:
9780191685477
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298533.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This is a study of the law governing the bank–customer relationship pertaining to the disposition of funds by cheques and credit transfers, covering both paper-based and electronic payments. This ... More

Bar WarsContesting the Night in Contemporary British Cities

Bar Wars: Contesting the Night in Contemporary British Cities

Phil Hadfield

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199297856
eISBN:
9780191700866
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297856.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In Britain today, if you are in the business of fighting crime, then you have to be in the business of dealing with alcohol. ‘Binge drinking’ culture is intrinsic to urban leisure and has come to ... More

Being and OwningThe Body, Bodily Material, and the Law

Being and Owning: The Body, Bodily Material, and the Law

Jesse Wall

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198727989
eISBN:
9780191794285
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727989.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Human Rights and Immigration

When part of a person’s body is separated from them, or when a person dies, it is unclear what legal status the item of bodily material ought to obtain. This book develops a way for the law to ... More

Betting the CompanyComplex Negotiation Strategies for Law and Business

Betting the Company: Complex Negotiation Strategies for Law and Business

Andrew Trask and Andrew DeGuire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199846252
eISBN:
9780190260057
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199846252.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Where the fate of a company is on the line in a negotiation, legal and business teams must work seamlessly to reach a successful conclusion. Unfortunately, there's often a gap between lawyers, who ... More

Between Authority and InterpretationOn the Theory of Law and Practical Reason

Between Authority and Interpretation: On the Theory of Law and Practical Reason

Joseph Raz

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199562688
eISBN:
9780191705342
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562688.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This book develops ideas on some of the central questions in practical philosophy: legal, political, and moral. It provides an overview of the author's work on jurisprudence and the nature of law in ... More

Beyond ConstitutionalismThe Pluralist Structure of Postnational Law

Beyond Constitutionalism: The Pluralist Structure of Postnational Law

Nico Krisch

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199228317
eISBN:
9780191594793
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228317.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This book traces a fundamental transformation in law—the turn towards ‘postnational law’—which reflects the increasing enmeshment of national, regional, and international law and calls into question ... More

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