This book is a study of the theory of legal interpretation that underlies the legal systems of Europe, England, and the United States. The principles of interpretive jurisprudence are traced through Greek and Latin philosophers and legal theorists and Renaissance Italian glossators and commentators. In addressing human nature, these principles have a self-sustaining logical integrity. They are defensible as a worthy tradition of legal respect for the value of the individual.Constitutional Interpretation Contemporary debate over the proper understanding and application of the United States Constitution, which mirrors a comparable debate over literary interpretation, is carried on largely in abstract ideologicalanbsp;...
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