1. The metaphysics of legalism 2. The individual in context 3. Rationality in context 4. Freedom in context 5. Strong legalism, or, The absent theory of legislation 6. Legitimacy and legitimation : from strong legalism to legisprudence 7. From proxy to trading off : the principles of legisprudence 8. Legisprudence and the duties of power : a legisprudential assessment of rational legislation.