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The misconceived search for global law

Loughlin, Martin (2017) The misconceived search for global law. Transnational Legal Theory, 8 (3). pp. 353-359. ISSN 2041-4005

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Identification Number: 10.1080/20414005.2017.1398514

Abstract

This note argues that the claim that globalization leads to a fundamental shift in the very idea of law is misconceived. First, because the juristic claims advocates make are not new; secondly, because they seek inappropriately to convert empirical issues into conceptual claims; thirdly, because they promote conceptual claims by misidentifying the character of modern law; and finally because, although there is an important issue to be raised by contemporary developments, this—a politico-legal issue—is one that they avoid.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rtlt20/current
Additional Information: © 2017 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group
Divisions: Law
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Departments > Law
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2017 08:50
Last Modified: 20 Jun 2020 02:37
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/85880

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