The moral limits of law : obedience, respect, and legitimacy

Ruth Higgins here analyses the related debates concerning the moral obligation to obey the law, conscientious citizenship, and state legitimacy, and argues that traditional accounts of political obligation that assume a bounded conception of the polity are no longer tenable

Main Author: Higgins, Ruth C. A.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2004, 2004
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Summary:Ruth Higgins here analyses the related debates concerning the moral obligation to obey the law, conscientious citizenship, and state legitimacy, and argues that traditional accounts of political obligation that assume a bounded conception of the polity are no longer tenable
Physical Description:xii, 279 p.
ISBN:9780191699092
0191699098