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Published: 07 May 2020

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780198854937

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Coercion and the Nature of Law

Kenneth Einar Himma

Oxford Legal Philosophy

  • A comprehensive examination of the background and arguments for the idea that law is coercive by nature, grounded in ordinary legal and linguistic practices
  • A defence of the Coercion Thesis that challenges current conventional wisdom in legal philosophy

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