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On the rule of law : history, politics, theory

Author: Brian Z Tamanaha
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Spanish
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This 2004 book explores the history, politics, and theory surrounding the rule of law ideal. It examines the rule of law on a global level, and concludes by answering the question of whether the rule  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Z Tamanaha
ISBN: 0521604656 9780521604659
OCLC Number: 803158207
Description: 180 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Classical origins; 2. Medieval roots; 3. Liberalism; 4. Locke, Montesquieu, the Federalist papers; 5. Consrvatives warn; 6. Rradical left encourages decline; 7. Formal theories; 8. Substantive theories; 9. Three themes; 10. International level; 11. A universal human good?
Responsibility: Brian Z. Tamanaha.
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'Terrific. Brian Tamanaha has written a book that should educate not only every student and layperson who reads it, but also scholars who wrongly think there is nothing new to say about 'the rule of Read more...

 
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