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The authority of law: Essays on law and morality

Joseph Raz


This revised edition of one of the classic works of modern legal philosophy, first published in 1979, represents the author's contribution which has had an enduring influence on philosophical work on the nature of law and its relation to morality. The new edition includes two previously uncollected essays and a new introduction from the author.

Keywords: legal philosophy, philosophical work, law, morality

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1979 Print ISBN-13: 9780198253457
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198253457.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Joseph Raz, author