origins of modern American jurisprudence

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Manchester in Manchester, England .

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  • Law -- United States -- Philosophy.,
  • Jurisprudence -- United States.,
  • Realism

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Other titlesThe birth of legal formalism., From legal formalism to legal realism.
StatementNeil Duxbury.
SeriesWorking paper series -- no. 6, 7, Working paper (University of Manchester. Faculty of Law) -- no. 6, 7.
ContributionsUniversity of Manchester. Faculty of Law.
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Pagination2 v. ;
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Open LibraryOL18984916M

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