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Ethical Rationalism and the Law (Hardcover) (Patrick Capps)

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What role does reason have to play in determining what, if anything, is morally right? What role does morality have to play in law? Perhaps the most controversial answer to these fundamental questions is that reason supports a supreme principle of both morality and legality. The contributors to this book cast a fresh critical eye over the coherence of modern approaches to ethical rationalism within law, and reflect on the intellectual history on which it builds. The contributors then take the debate beyond the traditional concerns of legal theory into areas such as the relationship between morality and international law, and the impact of ethically controversial medical innovations on legal understanding.
Number of Pages: 240
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: Law
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Intl Specialized Book Services
Author: Patrick Capps
Language: English
Street Date: January 26, 2017
TCIN: 51655898
UPC: 9781849467865
Item Number (DPCI): 248-27-6341
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