Table of contents for Introduction to the philosophy of law : readings and cases / Jefferson White, Dennis Patterson.


Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog


Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.


Counter
Preface
Selection Authors
Part I: TYPES OF LEGAL PHILOSOPHY
1. Classical Natural Law Jurisprudence
Readings from Aristotle, Cicero, Aquinas, Grotius, and Blackstone
2. Positivism
Readings from H.L.A. Hart
3. Constructivism
Readings from Ronald Dworkin
4. Consequentialism
Readings from Richard Posner
5. Critical Legal Theory
Readings from Andrew Altman, Roberto Unger, and Martha Minow
Part I: Critical Legal Studies
Part II: Feminist Jurisprudence
6. Practice Theory
Readings from Phillip Bobbitt and Dennis Patterson
7. New Natural Law Theory
Readings from John Finnis
PART II. CASES IN STATUTORY INTERPRETATION, CONTRACT LAW, TORT LAW, AND PUBLIC LAW
8. Statutory Interpretation
Riggs v. Palmer
Church of the Holy Trinity v. United States
United Steelworkers of America, AFL-CIO v. Weber.
Lujan v. Defenders of Wildlife
9. Contract Law
Hamer v. Sidway
C & J Fertilizer, Inc. v. Allied Mutual Insurance Company
Williams v. Walker-Thomas Furniture Company
In the Matter of Baby M
10. Tort Law
Palsgraf v. The Long Island Railroad Company
Dillon v. Legg
Thing v. LaChusa
Hymowitz v. Eli Lily and Company
Vincent et al. v. Lake Erie Transportation Company
11. Public Law
Texas v. Johnson
Home Building & Loan Ass'n v. Blaisdell
Meyer v. State of Nebraska
Everson v. Board of Education of Ewing TP.
Glossary
Index



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Law -- Philosophy.