272 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 25 cm
9781509905546 (hardback) 1509905545 (hardback) 9781509905560 (e-book)
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
The questions The purpose of morality and law The past and the future What is religion? What is the rule of law? The families of religion : western religions The families of religion : eastern religions The families of law A brief tour of secular law Money, banks and corporations Secularisation and religious decline Reasons for the decline of religiosity Secularisation of government The rise of the lawyers Who rules the world : lawyers or economists? What is wrong with the law? Scientific progress and the law A way of living A billion years from now.
K240 .W66 2016
Available in Other Form
Online version: Wood, Philip (Philip R.), 1942- author. Fall of the priests and the rise of the lawyers. Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing Ltd, 2016
Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2016.