A Sceptical Theory of Morality and Law

Front Cover
P. Lang, Jan 1, 1998 - Law - 277 pages
0 Reviews
"A Sceptical Theory of Morality and Law aims ultimately to cast light on some contentious issues in the philosophy of law, including the nature of rights and of judicial interpretation. The answers one gives, however, rest on the moral theory one finds most convincing. The first part of this book gives a sustained defence of a sceptical moral theory owing much to the views of David Hume. That version of scepticism is then relied upon in the author's discussion of law and legal theory."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


The Deflation of Reason
Reason and Morality 3 7
Defending the View that Moral Distinctions

9 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information