Failures of the Legal Imagination

Failures of the Legal Imagination

Hardback (29 Apr 1988)

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In this masterful choreography of legal philosophy, legal history, and comparative law, Alan Watson draws from ancient Roman, English, and French law to assess how lawmakers fail to envision ways to provide society with laws geared toward precise political or social goals.

Book information

ISBN: 9780812280890
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Imprint: University of Pennsylvania Press
Pub date:
DEWEY: 340.09
DEWEY edition: 19
Language: English
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 408g
Height: 162mm
Width: 236mm
Spine width: 15mm