This multi-disciplinary, multi-jurisdictional assortment deals the 1st ever full-scale research of felony fictions. Its concentration is on fictions in criminal perform, reading and comparing their roles in a number of various parts of perform (e.g. in Tort legislations, felony legislation and highbrow estate legislations) and in numerous instances and areas (e.g. in Roman legislation, Rabbinic legislation and the typical Law). the gathering methods the subject partially in the course of the dialogue of convinced key classical statements by means of theorists together with Jeremy Bentham, Alf Ross, Hans Vaihinger, Hans Kelsen and Lon Fuller. the gathering opens with the first-ever translation into English of Kelsen’s evaluation of Vaihinger’s as though. The 17 chapters are divided into 4 elements: 1) a dialogue of the significant theories of fictions, as above, with a spotlight on Kelsen, Bentham, Fuller and classical pragmatism; 2) a dialogue of the connection among fictions and language; three) a theoretical and old exam and assessment of fictions within the universal legislation; and four) an account of fictions in numerous perform components and in several criminal cultures. the gathering could be of curiosity to theorists and historians of criminal reasoning, in addition to students and practitioners of the legislations extra quite often, in either universal and civil legislation traditions.
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