Legalism: Law, Morals, and Political Trials

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Harvard University Press, 1964 - Law - 246 pages
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Incisively and stylishly written, this book constitutes an open challenge to reconsider the fundamental question of the relationship of law to society.
 

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Contents

Law and Ideology
1
PART I
29
Sin Immorality
39
Natural Law and Legal Ideology
64
The Ideology of Agreement
88
PART II
111
Law and International Politics
123
Politics What?
143
A War on Trial
170
Tokyo
179
Justice and the Remote Past
190
Trying the Remote Future
200
Domestic Political Trials
209
Conclusion
222
Index
243
Copyright

The Spirit of Political Judgment
151

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Judith Shklar was John Cowles Professor of Government at Harvard University and a MacArthur Fellow.

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