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Title Luhmann on law and politics [electronic resource] : critical appraisals and applications / edited by Michael King and Chris Thornhill.

Imprint Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart, 2006.


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Description [vii], 253 p.
Series Onati international series in law and society
Onati international series in law and society.
Note Papers from a workshop held in September 2003 at the International Institute for the Sociology of Law in Onati, Guipuzcoa, Spain.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Reflecting on reflexive law / John Paterson -- What's the use of Luhmann's theory / Michael King -- From subject to system : some unsystematic systems-theoretical thoughts on race equality and human rights / Tim Murphy -- Luhmann's political theory : politics after metaphysics? / Chris Thornhill -- Systems theory and the paradox of human rights / Gert Verschraegen -- The problem of power in Luhmann's systems theory / Samatha Ashenden -- What is modern power? / Jean Clam -- Some observations on social anthropology and Niklas Luhmann's concept / Anne Friederike Muller -- The theoretical context and foundations of Luhmann's legal and political sociology / Bernd R. Hornung -- Dealing (with) paradoxes : on law, justice and cheating / Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Luhmann, Niklas, 1927-1998.
Law -- Political aspects -- Congresses.
Sociological jurisprudence -- Congresses.
System theory -- Congresses.
Social systems -- Congresses.
Sociologie juridique.
Sociologie politique.
Systemes, Theorie des.
Systemes sociaux.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author King, Michael, 1942-
Thornhill, C. J. (Christopher J.), 1966-
ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Law and politics
ISBN 1841136239 (cloth)
1841136247 (paper)

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