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Published: 16 July 2021

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780198796831

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Law's Ideal Dimension

Robert Alexy

  • A comprehensive account in English of renowned legal theorist Robert Alexy's understanding of jurisprudence
  • Part One explores law's real and ideal dimensions and how the ideal does not play a systematically important role.
  • Part Two discusses constitutional rights, human rights, and proportionality. Elaborating on the nature of constitutional rights as well as the balancing of those rights.
  • Part Three concerns the relation between argumentation, correctness, and law. The author concludes this volume with a biographical reflection.