Law, Legislation and Liberty, Volume 1: Rules and Order (Google eBook)

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University of Chicago Press, May 17, 2011 - Political Science - 191 pages
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This volume represents the first section of F. A. Hayek's comprehensive three-part study of the relations between law and liberty. Rules and Order constructs the framework necessary for a critical analysis of prevailing theories of justice and of the conditions which a constitution securing personal liberty would have to satisfy.
  

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Contents

Introduction
1
1 Reason and Evolution
8
2 Cosmos and Taxis
35
3 Principles and Expediency
55
4 The Changing Concept of Law
72
The Law of Liberty
94
The Law of Legislation
124
Notes
145
Index
181
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F. A. Hayek (1899-1992), recipient of the Medal of Freedom in 1991 and co-winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 1974, was a pioneer in monetary theory and a leading proponent of classical liberalism  in the twentieth century. He taught at the University of London, the University of Chicago, and the University of Freiburg.

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