H1 Legal Theory Essay/Exam Notes
Subject notes for UniMelb LAWS50031
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1. Law and force
2. Rival accounts of law, morality and legality
3. Authority and the rule of law
5. Plural jurisprudences
6. Settler states and Indigenous law
7. International law, Sovereignty and the State
Semester 2, 2020