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Published: 03 December 2013

288 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199671410

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Conflicts, Cooperation, and Transnational Legal Theory

Nicole Roughan

  • Offers a new theory of 'relative authority' to explain relationships between overlapping and conflicting legitimate authorities
  • Argues for the integration of theories of legal/constitutional pluralism, general jurisprudence, and philosophical approaches to authority
  • Examines key relationships between authorities within the state, and in international or transnational law