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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW2155: Jurisprudence

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 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.

Indicative basic reading – detailed reading lists will be provided on ELE.


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

J Penner and E Melissaris, McCoubrey & White's Textbook on Jurisprudence (OUP, 2012)

W Morrison, Jurisprudence: From the Greeks to Post-Modernism (Cavendish, 1997)


ELE – College to provide hyperlink to appropriate pages


Other resources including lecture slides, video clips and other notes will be provided on ELE.