Semester 2, 2016

Legal Theory Notes

20 pages

8,608 words



Covers legal theories in the readings and the lectures from week 1 to week 12
Contains power and law, hart and fuller, democracy, judicial review, modern positivism, hart & fuller, dworkin's anti-postivism, marx and law, focault, feminists and critical legal theory, rule of law, rule law and judicial role, legal realism and critical legal studies, judicial dissent and unjust laws, rule of law in the global south, rights discourt and its critics, minority and group rights, responding to democratic critique of JR, Habermas