The Resource Ethics and the rule of law, David Lyons

Ethics and the rule of law, David Lyons

Label
Ethics and the rule of law
Title
Ethics and the rule of law
Statement of responsibility
David Lyons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyons, David
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BJ55
  • K250
LC item number
  • .L95 1984
  • .L95 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law and ethics
  • Droit et morale
  • Droit et morale
  • Law and ethics
  • Recht
  • Ethiek
  • Rechtsethik
  • Rechtsethik
Label
Ethics and the rule of law, David Lyons
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Include index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 220-226
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Moral judgment and the law -- Law and moral standards -- Ethical nihilism -- Social relativism -- Individualistic relativism -- The justification of moral judgments -- Law as social fact -- Law as imperative -- Law as coercive -- The Austinian sovereign -- Law as the union of primary and secondary rules -- Morality in law -- The separation of law and morals -- Legal and moral obligation -- The inner morality of law -- The standard of strict adherence -- The moral resolution of hard cases -- The justification of judicial decisions -- The moral neutrality of law -- Welfare, justice, and distribution -- The plausibility of utilitarianism -- Welfare and other values -- Rights and obligations -- Principles of justice -- Justice as fairness -- Legal coercion and moral principle -- Punishment as retribution -- Punishment as useful -- Nonutilitarian principles -- Liberty and law -- The problem of paternalism -- The enforcement of morality -- Public morality and speech -- The rule of law -- Process values and institutional structures -- Obedience to law
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 229 pages
Isbn
9780521257855
Lccn
83007687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)9620294
Label
Ethics and the rule of law, David Lyons
Publication
Note
Include index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 220-226
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Moral judgment and the law -- Law and moral standards -- Ethical nihilism -- Social relativism -- Individualistic relativism -- The justification of moral judgments -- Law as social fact -- Law as imperative -- Law as coercive -- The Austinian sovereign -- Law as the union of primary and secondary rules -- Morality in law -- The separation of law and morals -- Legal and moral obligation -- The inner morality of law -- The standard of strict adherence -- The moral resolution of hard cases -- The justification of judicial decisions -- The moral neutrality of law -- Welfare, justice, and distribution -- The plausibility of utilitarianism -- Welfare and other values -- Rights and obligations -- Principles of justice -- Justice as fairness -- Legal coercion and moral principle -- Punishment as retribution -- Punishment as useful -- Nonutilitarian principles -- Liberty and law -- The problem of paternalism -- The enforcement of morality -- Public morality and speech -- The rule of law -- Process values and institutional structures -- Obedience to law
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 229 pages
Isbn
9780521257855
Lccn
83007687
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)9620294

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