TITLE

On Legal Order: Some Criticism of the Received View

AUTHOR(S)
Guastini, Riccardo
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Ethical Theory & Moral Practice;Sep2000, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p263
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses a number of topics related to the concept of 'legal order' and the structure of legal orders. In particular, the following theses are challenged: (1) legal orders are sets of rules; (2) the criterion of membership to such sets is validity; (3) legal orders are dynamic sets; (4) legal orders are provided with a hierarchical configuration; (5) legal orders are coherent and consistent sets.
ACCESSION #
9778955

 

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