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Vol 23 No 2 Feb/March 2018

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The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

Edited by: Daniel Clarry
Price: £120.00

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Jurisprudence 2nd ed

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John G. Riddallformerly Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Leeds

ISBN13: 9780406900104
ISBN: 0406900108
Published: March 2000
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £31.99

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""The second edition of Riddall: Jurisprudence brings the book up to date in the light of recent literature. Written in straightforward language, it presents the ideas clearly and concisely and incorporates three important schools of thought that were not included in the previous edition. A number of new chapters have also been added, dealing with, for example, Scandinavian Realists, the 'New Critics', Dworkin's Law's Empire, and Utilitarianism. Existing chapters have been substantially revised, to make this a useful and highly readable addition to the student's library.""

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1. 'I hate jurisprudence'; 2. Teeth that can bite; 3. Austin toppled?; 4. A matter of rules; 5. It stands to reason; 6. Of big fish and little fish; 7. And yet, and yet..; 8. There all the time?; 9. How judges decide cases; 10. Talking past?; 11. The great pyramid; 12. The point of it all?; 13. Pleasures and pains; 14. On stilts?; 15. Banging on the table; 16. You really want to know?; 17. Northern Light; 18. Wholly estimable?; 19. Sez who?; 20. Close your ears, Mr Knox; 21. It shouldn't be allowed!; 22. Two bites of the cherry?; 23. The man on the beach; Index