To what extent does an authoritarian regime still need to justify its course by reference to law? Hart’s classic distinction between primary& secondary legal rules offers a useful tool for analyzing politico-legal contestations in (post-)conflict societies
Tag: Philosophy Of Law
What role does contract law play in the formation and maintenance of flourishing human societies?
In Dostojewski’s legend of the Grand Inquisitor, Christ returns to earth to witness the Inquisition’s burning of infidels in the town square. The Grand Inquisitor has Him thrown in the dungeons immediately, sentenced to be burned to death.