Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-15 of 15 items

  • Keywords: HLA Hart x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

A. W. Brian Simpson

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

HLA Hart's The Concept of Law is one of the most influential works of philosophy of the 20th century, redefining the field of legal philosophy and introducing generations of students to philosophical ... More


Two Views of the Nature of the Theory of Law: A Partial Comparison 1

Joseph Raz

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

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199562688
eISBN:
9780191705342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562688.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter considers the theses of Ronald Dworkin and HLA Hart. It explains (1) why Dworkin was wrong to think that Hart and others were concerned with the meaning of the word ‘law’; (2) why ... More


Normativity, Legality and Judgment

N.E. Simmonds

in Law as a Moral Idea

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199552191
eISBN:
9780191701597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552191.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The philosophy of law has tended to concern itself with the structural types of questions, such as whether the normativity of morality can be reduced to the normativity of rational self-interest. ... More


Evil Regimes and the Rule of Law

N.E. Simmonds

in Law as a Moral Idea

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199552191
eISBN:
9780191701597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552191.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Ron Fuller distinguished the ‘inner’ morality of the law from it's ‘outer’ morality, with a concern for the former tending to flow over into a concern for the latter, which was represented, by among ... More


The Apology to the Reader

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter sets out the focus of the book, namely the author's personal relationship with HLA Hart's The Concept of Law, a book which has fascinated him for some fifty years. The aim of this book ... More


Jurisprudence and the Nature of Law

N.E. Simmonds

in Law as a Moral Idea

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199552191
eISBN:
9780191701597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552191.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The idea of law is prominent in the moral & political values of civilization and there must a be clear comprehension of this for there to be an intelligent stance toward them, with the practices ... More


Legality as a Value

N.E. Simmonds

in Law as a Moral Idea

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199552191
eISBN:
9780191701597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552191.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Legal positivists suggested that by separating different legal questions, we can dissipate the sense of mystery that surrounds the nature of law, which springs largely from our inability to find a ... More


Dualism and Archetype

N.E. Simmonds

in Law as a Moral Idea

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199552191
eISBN:
9780191701597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552191.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

From a certain perspective, law appears to be a morally neutral device that can be used for diverse purposes, deriving any moral properties that it might possess from its variable and contingent ... More


The Elusive Sources of Hart’s Ideas in The Concept of Law

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter attempts to tease out Hart's ideas and their sources, if discoverable, from some of the more important of his publications which preceded the publication of The Concept of Law. It ... More


Where Homer Nodded?

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter attempts to identify what seem to be defects, for example, omissions and ideas not fully worked out, in The Concept of Law. What are principally of interest are issues which Hart ... More


The Corpus Chair and Oxford Jurisprudence as Evolved by 1952

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter details how it came about that Hart was elected to the Oxford Chair of Jurisprudence on 9 February 1952, a position which had begun life back in the 19th century in order to provide Sir ... More


Judging a Pioneer

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

It is generally agreed that Hart's The Concept of Law ranks as a ‘classic’ contribution to analytical jurisprudence, whatever that is supposed to mean. There have been dissenting voices, but they ... More


The Radical Orthodoxy of Hart’s Punishment and Responsibility

Malcolm Thorburn

in Foundational Texts in Modern Criminal Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199673612
eISBN:
9780191751745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673612.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Legal History

Despite its considerable fame and influence, Hart’s Punishment and Responsibility is not an especially innovative work. Still, it played a crucial role in the development of criminal law theory by ... More


The Gladsome Light of Philosophical Jurisprudence

AW Brian Simpson

in Reflections on 'The Concept of Law'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693320
eISBN:
9780191731983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693320.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

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 ... More


No Vehicles on Mars

Brian G. Slocum

in Justice Scalia: Rhetoric and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226601656
eISBN:
9780226601793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226601793.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Justice Scalia’s rhetorical skill in expounding a particular conception of the rule of law and corresponding methodology of interpretation helped make him an influential figure, even beyond the ... More


View: