Law, legislation and liberty : a new statement of the liberal principles of justice and political economy

Law, legislation and liberty : a new statement of the liberal principles of justice and political economy

Law, legislation and liberty : a new statement of the liberal principles of justice and political economy

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Friedrich August Hayek
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Illinois
  • Publication Information: Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 1973-1979
  • Type: Book
  • Other titles: Rules and order.
    Mirage of social justice.
    Political order of a free people.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/law-legislation-and-liberty-a-new-statement-of-the-liberal-principles-of-justice-and-political-economy/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Hayek, Friedrich A. von (Friedrich August), 1899-1992. Law, legislation and liberty. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1973-1979 (OCoLC)765645250

Short Description

3 volumes ; 23 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Law, legislation and liberty : a new statement of the liberal principles of justice and political economy is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press
  • Responsable Person: F.A. Hayek.
  • Publication Date: 1973-1979
  • Country/State: Illinois
  • Number of Editions: 332 editions
  • First edition Date: 1955
  • Last edition Date: 2014
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Czech, Russian, Chinese, Serbian, Portuguese, Persian
  • Library of Congress Code: KF358
  • Dewey Code: 323.44
  • ISBN: 0226320804 9780226320809 0226320839 9780226320830 0226320871 9780226320878
  • OCLC: 2787930

Main Contents

v. 1. Rules and order
V. 2. The mirage of social justice
V. 3. The political order of a free people. v. 1. Rules and order. Reason and evolution ; Cosmos and taxes ; Principles and expediency ; The changing concept of law ; Nomos : the law of liberty ; Thesis : the law of legislation
V. 2. The mirage of social justice. General welfare and particular purposes ; The quest for justice ; 'Social' or distributive justice ; The market order or catallaxy ; The discipline of abstract rules and the emotions of the tribal society
V. 3. The political order of a free people. Majoroty opinion and contemporary democracy ; The division of democratic powers ; The public sector and the private sector ; Government policy and the market ; The miscarriage of the democratic ideal : a recapitulation ; A model constitution ; The containment of powers and the dethronement of politics ; Epilogue. The three sources of human values.

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