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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW2090: Introduction to Jurisprudence

This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:

Simmonds, N.E, Central Issues in Jurisprudence, (4th edition, Sweet & Maxwell, 2013)

Wacks, R, Understanding Jurisprudence: An Introduction to Legal Theory, (5th edition, OUP, 2017)


Indicative basic reading:

Veitch, Christodoulidis and Farmer, Jurisprudence: Themes and Concepts (2nd edition, Routledge, 2012)

Penner and Melissaris, McCoubrey & White's textbook on jurisprudence (5th edition, OUP, 2012)

Bianchi, A, International Law Theories, An Inquiry into Different Ways of Thinking (OUP, 2016)


McCoubrey & White book, and/or