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Published: 20 May 2004

512 Pages | 2 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198262381

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Law As a Social System

Niklas Luhmann, the late
Translated by Klaus A. Ziegert, Edited by Fatima Kastner, Richard Nobles, David Schiff, and Rosamund Ziegert

Oxford Socio-Legal Studies

  • For the first time in English, a classic work which provides a full statement of the frequently misunderstood systems theory by Niklas Luhmann, its leading exponent
  • Offers new insights into the nature of law in modern society and its relationship to politics, the economy, the media, religion, and education