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"This v. is a selection of 10 original essays that refine and develop ideas first presented at the conference, "Legal Science and Legal Theory," held at the University of Oxford in September 2010 to mark the 50th anniversary of the publication of the enormously influential second ed. of Kelsen's "Pure Theory of Law"--Page 1.
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Introduction / Luís Duarte d'Almeida, John Gardner and Leslie Green Norm-claims, validity and self-reference / Bert van Roermund The great puzzle : Kelsen's basic norm / Stanley L. Paulson The basic norm revisited / Riccardo Guastini The efficacy of constitutional norms / Pablo E. Navarro The realist Hans Kelsen / Uta Bindreiter Wiener realism / Pierluigi Chiassoni Kelsen and Hägerström : clearing up misunderstandings and mapping out the common ground / Jes Bjarup A "realistic" theory of law and the pure theory of law : remarks on Alf Ross's On law and justice / Hans Kelsen Kelsen on the completeness and consistency of law / Eugenio Bulygin The alternative character of the legal norm : Kelsen as a defeasibilist? / Richard H.S. Tur In canonical form : Kelsen's doctrine of the "complete" legal norm / Luís Duarte d'Almeida.