1 online resource (viii, 268 p.) : ill.
9781472566331 online 9781849464413 hardback 9781782250685 electronic book 9781782250678 PDF
European Academy of Legal Theory series.
"A selection of papers presented in an earlier version at the 6th Benelux-Scandinavian Symposium on Legal Theory, held in Rovaniemi (Lapland) on 8-10 June 2011"--Preface.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Objectivity in law and jurisprudence / Mark Van Hoecke Can legal theory be objective? / Jaap Hage The impossibility of an outsider's perspective / Pauline C. Westerman Objective legal reasoning : objectivity without objects / Matti Ilmari Niemi Legal certainty as an element of objectivity in law / Juha Raitio Objective rules of argumentation / Bertjan Wolthuis Easy cases and objective interpretation / Niko Soininen Can inalienable rights provide an objective foundation for law and morality? / Maija Aalto-Heinilä Objectivity and the law's assumptions about human behaviour / Peter Cserne Kaleidoscopic cultural views and legal theory : dethroning the objectivity? / Jaakko Husa Translators and legal comparatists as objective mediators between cultures? / Caroline Laske Legal science challenged by cultural paradigms : "subjective objectivity" in legal scholarship / Mustapha El Karouni.