Article title Neil MacCormick
Name of magazine Scientific journal «Philosophy of Law and General Theory of Law» (Ukrainian language)
Issue 1/2012
Сторінки [286-300]
Annotation This exclusive (in memoriam) article is dedicated to the memory and legacy of Neil McCormick (1941-2009), a prominent legal philosopher and politician, the president of the International Association of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR), prepared by his pupil Professor Zenon Bankowski, as translated by Dr. Vyacheslav Bihun, LL.M. The article gives a brief account of scholar's life and explores some of his basic works and ideas. In particular, it covers the issues of institutional legal positivism, local cosmopolitanism and legal reasoning (in respect of the universal and the particular). Finally, it presents an author's image of the personality of N. MacCormick as a human being.
Keywords рhilosophy of law, legal theory, Neil MacCormick.
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