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Published: 13 August 2019

242 Pages


ISBN: 9780198844037

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A Theory of Legal Personhood

Visa AJ Kurki

Oxford Legal Philosophy

  • Critically examines existing conceptions of legal personhood to produce a new, innovative theory
  • Offers a broad overview of the relevant debates and topics
  • Traces the historical background of why jurists define a legal person as a subject of legal rights and duties
  • Draws on extensive research, scholarship, legislation and court cases from the UK, US, and around the world

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