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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Law -- Philosophy.,
  • Jurisprudence.,
  • Political rights.,
  • Legal positivism.,
  • Law -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRonald Dworkin.
LC ClassificationsK240 .D9
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 293 p. ;
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4608565M
ISBN 100715607154
LC Control Number77372024

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