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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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Law and Other Things

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ISBN13: 9781107586536
Published: November 2015
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £22.99



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Originally published in 1937, this book contains a collection of fourteen lectures, addresses and papers written by Lord Macmillan, all devoted to the subject of law and the range of aspects in society law affects, alters and assimilates, such as politics, ethics and language.

Delivered between the years of 1916-36 in cities such as Cambridge, Edinburgh, Birmingham and Glasgow, the lectures in this book were intended to spark discussion and debate over the influential currents of the British legal system.

This rich and telling social commentary of law in early twentieth century Britain will be of considerable value to law scholars and is also a must read for the broader community of scholars in cognate fields such as political science, philosophy and the history of education.

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Subjects:
Legal History, Law and Society
Contents:
Preface
1. Law and politics
2. Law and order
3. Law and ethics
4. Law and religion
5. Two ways of thinking
6. Scots law
7. Law and history
8. Law and letters
9. Law and language
10. The ethics of advocacy
11. Some observations on the art of advocacy
12. Lord Chancellor Birkenhead
13. The professional mind
14. Law and the citizen.