Law and Interpretation: Essays in Legal Philosophy

Synopsis

Interpretation has emerged in recent years as one of the most interesting and important elements of legal scholarship. This collection of new essays in law and interpretation provides an overview of this important topic, written by some of the most distinguished scholars in the field. The collection assesses the role of legislative intent in the interpretation of statutes, and in determining legal standards. This collection will appeal not only to lawyers and to legal theorists, but to all scholars of legal discourse.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Brian Bix
  • Joseph Raz
  • Larry Alexander
  • Ken Kress
  • Heidi M. Hurd
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Oxford
Publication year:
  • 1997