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Introduction to the Problems of Legal Theory

A Translation of the First Edition of the Reine Rechtslehre or Pure Theory of Law

Hans Kelsen
Translated by Bonnie Litschewski Paulson and Stanley L. Paulson

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • The first English translation of the initial edition of Kelsen's renowned work
  • Provides an accessible, self contained statement of a notoriously difficult philosopher
  • Appendix II provides a biographical outline of Hans Kelsen
  • Appendix III is a short annotated bibliography of secondary literature in English on Kelsen
  • Separate name and subject indices

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