rule of law, legal theory, philosophy of law, natural law, F. A. Hayek, constitutionalism
The concept of rule of law has been recognized repeatedly in twentieth century political and philosophical discussion, but with a constantly shifting meaning. In this paper we document most of the serious contributions to thought about rule of law before 1985 as a background to further work on the topic.
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Reynolds, Noel B., "The doctrine of the rule of law in the twentieth century" (1985). Faculty Publications. 1466.
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Copyright held by Noel B. Reynolds Background paper prepared by Dennis Jensen under the direction of Noel B. Reynolds 1984-5
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