Monthly Archives: November 2014

Law as the Union of Primary and Secondary Rules

The discussion in this post is one related to Chapter 5 of the Concept of Law. Chapter 5 of The Concept of Law is called: “Law as the Union of Primary and Secondary Rules” Here Hart is asserting that the

Law as the Union of Primary and Secondary Rules

The discussion in this post is one related to Chapter 5 of the Concept of Law. Chapter 5 of The Concept of Law is called: “Law as the Union of Primary and Secondary Rules” Here Hart is asserting that the

Hart vs. Austin

This post is a summary of Chp 2-4 of Hart’s Concept of Law. It will help answer a question that is often repeated in the examination questions on Hart’s critique of Austin. This kind of question is a Section A

Hart vs. Austin

This post is a summary of Chp 2-4 of Hart’s Concept of Law. It will help answer a question that is often repeated in the examination questions on Hart’s critique of Austin. This kind of question is a Section A

Natural Law for Dummies 2 : David Hume

In this short post we will study the reasons for the decline of natural law and its revival by Finnis. In the first post we studied the emergence of the school of Natural Law and it can be found here.

Natural Law for Dummies 2 : David Hume

In this short post we will study the reasons for the decline of natural law and its revival by Finnis. In the first post we studied the emergence of the school of Natural Law and it can be found here.

Natural Law for Dummies 1: The Emergence of Natural Law

Analyzing the impact of various jurists of the classical school of natural law. What is Natural Law? Natural Law is the starting point of Jurisprudence Natural Law originated as a moral theory which explained the nature of morality and not

Natural Law for Dummies 1: The Emergence of Natural Law

Analyzing the impact of various jurists of the classical school of natural law. What is Natural Law? Natural Law is the starting point of Jurisprudence Natural Law originated as a moral theory which explained the nature of morality and not

Austin and The Command Theory of Law

This post is important as it will outline Austin’s theory on law. Austin is important as he will be examined from two angles in the examination. One of his questions will be a part of Section B in the examination.

Austin and The Command Theory of Law

This post is important as it will outline Austin’s theory on law. Austin is important as he will be examined from two angles in the examination. One of his questions will be a part of Section B in the examination.