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Author Twining, William, 1934-

Title Globalisation and legal theory / William Twining
Published London ; Edinburgh : Butterworths, 2000

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Description xii, 279 pages ; 22 cm
Series Law in context series
Law in context
Law in context (Butterworths)
Law in context.
Contents Chapter 1 Introduction -- Chapter 2 General and particular jurisprudence: three chapters in a story -- Chapter 3 Globalisation and legal theory: some local implications -- Chapter 4 Jeremy Bentham and general jurisprudence -- Chapter 5 Other people's power: the bad man and English positivism, 1897-1997 -- Chapter 6 Mapping law -- Chapter 7 Globalisation and comparative law -- Chapter 8 Globalisation, post-modernism, and pluralism: Santos, Haack, and Calvino -- Chapter 9 Epilogue -- Appendix Teaching about globalisation and law
Summary This book asks how traditional Anglo-American legal theory can respond to the challenges of globalisation. It looks at some provocative proposals for reviving general jurisprudence and rethinking comparative law
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Comparative law.
Globalization.
International law.
Jurisprudence.
Law -- International unification.
Law -- Philosophy.
LC no. 00455185
ISBN 0406913595
Other Titles Globalisation & legal theory