1 online resource (xvi, 294 p.) : ill.
9781472560896 online 9781849461702 hardback 9781847317803 electronic book 9781847316301 PDF
European Academy of Legal Theory series.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Legal doctrine : which method(s) for what kind of discipline? / Mark van Hoecke The method of a truly normative legal science / Jaap Hage Explanatory non-normative legal doctrine : taking the distinction between theoretical and practical reason seriously / Anne Ruth Mackor A world without law professors / Mathias M. Siems Open or autonomous? : the debate on legal methodology as a reflection of the debate on law / Pauline C. Westermman Methodology of legal doctrinal research : a comment on Westerman / Jan Vranken The epistemological function of "la doctrine" / Horatia Muir Watt Maps, methodologies and critiques : confessions of a contract lawyer / Roger Brownsword Legal research and the distinctiveness of comparative law / John Bell Does one need an understanding of methodology in law before one can understand methodology in comparative law? / Geoffrey Samuel Comparative law, legal linguistics and methodology of legal doctrine / Jaakko Husa Doing what doesn't come naturally : on the distinctiveness of comparative law / Maurice Adams Promises and pitfalls of interdisciplinary legal research : the case of evolutionary analysis in law / Bart Du Laing Behavioural economics and legal research / Julie De Coninck Theory and objection in law : the case for legal scholarship as indirect speech / Bert Van Roermund.