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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

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The Jurisprudence of Law's Form and Substance

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Robert S. SummersResearch Professor of Law, Cornell Law School, USA

ISBN13: 9780754620242
ISBN: 0754620247
Published: September 2001
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

The theme of this collection is the study of form and substance in law. Specific topics addressed include analytical jurists, evaluating and improving legal process, good faith in contract law and how law is formal.

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The new analytical jurists; how law is formal and why it matters; evaluating and improving legal process - a plea for process values; two types of substantive reasons - the core of a theory of common law justification; good faith in general contract law - a philosophical approach.