Legalism. By Judith N. Shklar. Cambridge: Harvard University Press,. Pp. ix , $ This book is a critical study of the legal process and of legal. About forty years ago, in , the political philosopher. Judith Shklar published a remarkable book, Legalism,’ in which she put forward two propositions: first. “An excellent study [Shklar] presents a skillful analysis and criticism of what legal scholar-philosophers have written Provocative―due to the author’s.

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Shklar’s thought centered on two main ideas.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hero —15 Jennifer Hochschild —16 David A. Limitations on the Individual in Contemporary America Our recent titles are available via Edelweiss. Asking the Law Question. Her second main idea concerns the “liberalism of fear” shilar is founded on her view that cruelty is the worst evil and that governments are prone to abuse the “inevitable inequalities in power” that result from political organization.


She received her Ph. Grounding the Rule of Law.

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Judith N. Shklar

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Edward Lear is an apt character to think about at Christmas-time. The first being that cruelty legallism the worst evilwhich she touches on in her essay The Liberalism of Fear and elaborates more fully in Putting Cruelty Firstan essay in Ordinary Vices.

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Judith Shklar proposes that, instead of regarding law as juduth discrete entity resting upon a rigid system of definitions, legal theorists should treat it, along with morals and politics, as part of an all-inclusive social continuum. An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 20 The Ethics of Legalism. Feminist Critiques of Liberal Legalism. Robin West – unknown.