Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 March 2019

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780198723479

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Morality and the Nature of Law

Kenneth Einar Himma

  • A cutting-edge treatment of the conceptual relationship between morality and legal validity by a leading contemporary legal philosopher
  • Argues that legal validity can be grounded in moral norms, but this is not a necessary requirement
  • Provides a detailed critical introduction to the current state of conceptual legal philosophy