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English contributions to the philosophy of law

Arthur Lehman Goodhart

English contributions to the philosophy of law

the seventh annual Benjamin N. Cardoza lecture delivered before the association of the bar of the City of Ne York, 25th May 1948

by Arthur Lehman Goodhart

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Published by Oxford Univ Pr. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Revised and expanded from a lecture in the Columbia Law Review, vol.28, July 1948.

Statementby Arthur L. Goodhart ; introduction by Cloyd Laporte.
The Physical Object
Pagination44p.
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13945114M

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