Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" Municipal law, thus understood, is properly defined to be a 'rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme power in a state, commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong. "
Political Thought in England from Locke to Bentham - Página 176
por Harold Joseph Laski - 1920 - 323 páginas
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Beyond the Constitution

Hadley Arkes - 1992 - 288 páginas
...because they happened to be true of necessity. In this vein, Blackstone taught that the law represents "a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong. "40 Years later, professors of law would sneer at his innocence in assuming that the law bore any "moral"...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Method in Ethical Theory

Abraham Edel - 1993 - 369 páginas
...definition by muitiple coincidence. Take, for example, Blackstone's much-criticized definition of 'law' as "a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong." What, it is said trium«"The Moral Philosopher and the Moral Life," in The Will to Believe and Other...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The People's Welfare: Law and Regulation in Nineteenth-century America

William J. Novak - 1996 - 396 páginas
..."command" theory of law articulated by William Blackstone. Blackstone defined municipal law simply as "a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong." He rested obedience and the obligation of law not on the "approbation" of an inferior but on the "will"...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Blackstone's Commentaries: With Notes of Reference to the ..., Volumen1

St. George Tucker, William Blackstone - 2000 - 3276 páginas
...truth of the former branch of our definition is (I Jrust) sufficiently evident ; that " municipal law is a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme power in For a state is a collective body, composed of a multitude of individuals, united for their safety and...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Return of George Sutherland: Restoring a Jurisprudence of Natural Rights

Hadley Arkes - 1997 - 312 páginas
...Blackstone, the notion of "rule" was synonomous with the logic of law. Law itself, in any state, was "a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong." The idea of a "rule" could not be disconnected from the logical properties that attached to the exercise...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Moral Theory and Legal Reasoning, Volumen3

Scott Brewer - 1998 - 394 páginas
...the habit of smuggling ethical notions into one's definition of law. Blackstone could define law as "a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong." 10 This is very much like the benevolent definition of a sou as a small coin to be given to the poor....
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Abolitionism and American Law

John R. McKivigan - 1999 - 392 páginas
...they would pause and affirm the moral component in Blackstone's famous definition of human law, as 'a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme power in a state, commanding what is right and probibiting what is wrong'.2 Unlike later legal thinkers, too. they optimistically assumed that the...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Reclaiming Indigenous Voice and Vision

Marie Battiste - 2011 - 314 páginas
...were bound by it were notified of universal tradition and long practice. Municipal law was defined as "a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...state, commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong."59 In 1832, legal scholar John Austin reinterpreted Hobbes into English jurisprudence and colonialism.60...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Commanding Right and Forbidding Wrong in Islamic Thought

Michael Cook - 2001 - 702 páginas
...Blackstone (d. AD 1780) in his celebrated treatise on the laws of England defines municipal law as 'a rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme...state, commanding what is right and prohibiting what is wrong'.3 His definition echoes one already adopted by the Stoics. Thus Chrysippus (d. 207 BC) opened...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Law as Logic and Experience

Max Radin - 2000 - 171 páginas
...Commentaries on the Laws of England, I, 44, §43. "Municipal law, thus understood, is properly defined to be 'a rule of civil conduct, prescribed by the supreme power in a state, commanding what is right and forbidding what is wrong.' " Cf. ibid., pp. 53-54. Chitty in his note ad loc. goes back to the exact...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar EPUB
  5. Descargar PDF