Women and Human Rights: The Basic Documents

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.11 MB Downloadable formats: PDF For example, we might say that a given judicial decision has legitimacy in the sense that it was made by legally authorized officials, but that the same decision lacks democratic legitimacy, because it was made by unelected judges contrary to the will of democratically elected legislators. Congress took preemptive steps to address the potential regulatory effect on the nationa...
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Fanti Customary Laws, a Brief Introduction to the Principles

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.55 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Quebec Research Centre of Private and Comparative Law, Private Law Dictionary and Bilingual Lexicons, 2 Ed. Moreover, some realists argued that legal formalism was actually as sort of fraud. As a result, a French king in the 15th century declared that the customs of the various territories should be written down. Confessions were deprived of special evidentiary value, and the...
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Customary Law and Women: The Chakkhesang Nagas

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.20 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A more modest approach is appropriate, since the legitimate expectations of the people are best preserved by making legal rules internally consistent within a given set of rules (F. The judge should determine the law according to the known laws and customs of the land, not his own private judgment. Ullrich, who is a journalist by training (and thus avoids the “often deadening ...
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Chinese customary law in the New Territories of Hong Kong

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.25 MB Downloadable formats: PDF All this calls for a positive ordering and safeguarding of human existence and welfare at the hands of a concrete power. In the end, the people may even adjust their legal behaviour to this new legal approach and, as a result, this may lead to a reduced amount of court cases and less disturbances of business and private affairs. At the same time, they report numerous disputes ...
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The native and customary courts of Nigeria (Law in Africa)

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.11 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Journal covers a wide range of topics, including legal history, formal theory, doctrinal analysis, political science, experimental legal analysis, and empirical law and economics. The right to vote or to be judged by a jury of one's peers are examples of rights created by the social contract, albeit important ones that are also constitutionally protected. A 12-inch ...
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Customs Valuation Encyclopedia (1980-2003): An Informed

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.72 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Strict egalitarians maintain that distributive justice requires that each person recieve the same share--even if the consequence is that everyone (including the worst-off) gets less than they could if inequalities were permitted. In the Kenyan system, the concept of justice is tied to written law. Habermas situates his work within the latter tradition, as can be expected from ...
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Separate institutions and rules for aboriginal people--

Format: Unknown Binding Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.25 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Law of Contradiction states that A cannot be both B and not-B. The earls who remained, by now clearly designated as royal appointees, were lords over much larger areas (several shires) than the typical ealdorman of earlier times. What explains the judge's discretion to make new law in a given case, on Hart's view, is not the absence of legal standards constraining he...
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Punjab Customary Law. Vol. I-5, 6, 6 (REV. Ed.) 8, 8(b)-11,

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.17 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Habermas discusses similar problems in (German) family and school law.[19] In these areas, basic rights are guaranteed on the basis of principles of the welfare of the child and the equal opportunity for all concerned (student, teacher, husband, wife, parent, child). The conflict theory also pays attention to the various forms of inequality that take place in society that can b...
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REPORT ON LAND TENURE IN CUSTOMARY LAW OF THE NON-AKAN AREAS

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.97 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Theories like Kant's moral philosophy have had a profound influence on the idea of fairness and on the conception of rights that is at the heart of deontological legal theory. Dispute resolution can be a major source of legal change since an adjudicator will often make more precise those rules about which differences of opinion exist, and even supply new rules because no generally rec...
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Customary law: (of Punjab and Haryana)

Format: Unknown Binding Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.30 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Law in America is undergoing change, sometimes in a direction which is frightening to some observers. Please login through your library system or with your personal username and password on the homepage. The term “common law” is used in a number of different senses. The concept and its associated theories will be discussed in the context of philosophy dealing with social order...
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