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The Legacy of H.L.A. Hart: Legal, Political, and Moral Philosophy

Matthew H. Kramer, Claire Grant, Ben Colburn, and Antony Hatzistavrou


This book grows out of a major British Academy Symposium held in 2007 to mark the centenary of the birth of H. L. A. Hart, the most important legal philosopher and one of the most important political philosophers of the twentieth century. The book brings together contributions from eighteen of the world's foremost legal and political philosophers — Antony Duff, Cécile Fabre, John Finnis, John Gardner, Leslie Green, Brad Hooker, David Lyons, Sir Neil MacCormick, Susan Mendus, Philip Pettit, Gerald Postema, Alan Ryan, Hillel Steiner, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Jeremy Waldron, Wilfrid Waluchow, Leif ... More

Keywords: legal philosophy, political philosophy, jurisprudence, H. L. A. Hart, justice, rights, legal positivism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2008 Print ISBN-13: 9780199542895
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542895.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Matthew H. Kramer, editor
Professor of Legal & Political Philosophy, University of Cambridge
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Claire Grant, editor
Reader in Social and Political Philosophy, University of Warwick

Ben Colburn, editor
University Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Cambridge

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