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The Resource Legal monism : law, philosophy, and politics, Paul Gragl

Legal monism : law, philosophy, and politics, Paul Gragl

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Legal monism : law, philosophy, and politics
Title
Legal monism
Title remainder
law, philosophy, and politics
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Paul Gragl
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Language
eng
Summary
In response to a climate in which respect for international law and the law of the European Union is rapidly losing ground, Paul Gragl advocates for the revival of legal monism as a solution to potentially irresolvable normative conflicts between different bodies of law. In this first comprehensive monograph on the theory as envisaged by the Pure Theory of Law of the Vienna School of Jurisprudence, the author defends legal monism against the competing theories of dualism and pluralism. Drawing on philosophical, epistemological, legal, moral, and political arguments, this book argues that only monism under the primacy of international law takes the law and the concept of legal validity seriously. On a practical level, it offers policy-makers and decision-makers methods of dealing with current problems and a means to restore respect for international law and peaceful international relations. While having the potential to revive and elicit further interest and research in monism and the Pure Theory of Law, the comprehensiveness and scope of the book also make it a choice text for inter-disciplinary scholars.--
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Gragl, Paul
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
Series statement
International law in domestic legal orders
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  • International law
  • International and municipal law
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Legal monism : law, philosophy, and politics, Paul Gragl
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-374) and index
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volume
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text
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Contents
Theorizing the relationship between different bodies of law -- The epistemological necessity of legal monism -- The descriptive value of legal monism -- The moral appeal of legal monism
Control code
on1007303629
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 381 pages
Isbn
9780198796268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1007303629
Label
Legal monism : law, philosophy, and politics, Paul Gragl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theorizing the relationship between different bodies of law -- The epistemological necessity of legal monism -- The descriptive value of legal monism -- The moral appeal of legal monism
Control code
on1007303629
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiii, 381 pages
Isbn
9780198796268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1007303629

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