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“General Principles” as the Primary Object of Alternative Studies

  • Thomas Wilhelmsson
Part of the Law and Philosophy Library book series (LAPS, volume 16)

Abstract

As was stressed in the Introduction, any model of legal dogmatics that is alternative in a deeper sense must direct attention to the way legal dogmatics systematizes its research object. This does not mean systematization in a merely pedagogical sense, but something more: the general principles and concepts of the legal order or the relevant branch of law stand at the centre of interest. These are the instruments with whose help the systematization is carried out.

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General Principle Legal Order Legal Principle Legal Practice Legal Change 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Wilhelmsson
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  1. 1.Department of Private LawUniversity of HelsinkiFinland

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