The Gladsome Light of Philosophical Jurisprudence

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print September 2011 | ISBN: 9780199693320
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191731983 | DOI:
The Gladsome Light of Philosophical Jurisprudence

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This chapter explores the meaning of philosophical jurisprudence. It discusses the publication of The Concept of Law, Hart as analytical jurist and elucidator, the concepts which in Hart's thinking required elucidation, and general philosophical ideas in The Concept of Law.

Keywords: HLA Hart; The Concept of Law; Oxford jurisprudence; legal philosophy

Chapter.  10596 words. 

Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law

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