Karl Llewellyn And The Realist Movement

Author: William Twining
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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In this second edition the original text is supplemented with a preface by Frederick Schauer and an afterword in which William Twining gives a fascinating account of the making of the book and comments on developments in relevant legal ...

Law S Ethical Global And Theoretical Contexts

Author: Upendra Baxi
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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To understand Llewellyn is simply to understand Realism, and to understand
Realism is to begin to understand Llewellyn, Twining insists, and in that he is
plainly correct. Karl Llewellyn and the Realist Movement was, when first written,
the right book on the right topic to understand Legal Realism, and it remains so
forty years on. The book is comprehensive, meticulously researched from original
archival sources, engagingly presented, and, perhaps most importantly,
jurisprudentially ...

Contract In Context

Author: Richard Austen-Baker
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135096139
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Legal realism and the rise of 'neo-classical' contract Perhaps the single great
feature of the middle part of the twentieth century in American contract theory is
the rise of legal realism, and particularly the towering figures of Arthur Corbin and
Karl Llewellyn. However, it is not always easy to pin down what legal realism is,
or who may fairly be called a legal realist. Three important points must be borne
in mind: • legal realism is law-wide, not just concerned with contract • legal
realism has ...

Legal Realism And American Law

Author: Justin Zaremby
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
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the work and personalities associated with different aspects of legal realism and
the realists in an effort to explain their rise, fall, and their relationship to the legal
community and larger academic world. ... first half of the twentieth century and
attempts to situate realism among similar movements in political science and
economics.43 William Twining's Karl Llewellyn and the Realist Movement takes a
largely biographical approach to the movement, by examining the work of Karl
Llewellyn ...

Trade Usages And Implied Terms In The Age Of Arbitration

Author: Fabien G?linas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199366780
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important source of American commercial law.”7 Its articles deal with a ... 19
Llewellyn was a leading figure in the legal realist movement that began in the
United States in the 1920s and 1930s. Providing a thorough description of legal
realist philosophy is well beyond the scope of this chapter.20 But an important
element of that philosophy, particularly as reflected in the views of Karl Llewellyn,
was the value of understanding commercial context in developing legal rules. As
Dennis ...

Legal Education In The Global Context

Author: Christopher Gane
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1134804741
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47 See, for example, the University of Queensland Pro Bono Centre <http://www.
law.uq.edu.au/uq-pro-bono-centre> (accessed 11/09/2015). 48 See the Brennan
Justice and Leadership Program at the University of Technology, Sydney <http://
www.uts.edu.au/future-students/law/beyond-classroom/brennan-justiceand-
leadership-program> (accessed 11/09/2015). 49 Evans, n. 39, 182, 199. 50
Quoted in William Twining, Karl Llewellyn and the Realist Movement ...

Paradoxes Of European Legal Integration

Author: Hanne Petersen
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754673712
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Most of these ideas have been developed, refined and extended with some
sophistication, mainly under the rubrics of 'Law and Society', 'Law in Context', '
Sociology of Law', and 'Socio-legal Studies'.18 Concern with action, policy,
process, impact and so on is now commonplace in legal ... 21 Arthur Corbin to
Karl Llewellyn, letter 1 December 1960 (quoted in Twining, W. (1973), Karl
Llewellyn and the Realist Movement (London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson (
hereafter KLRM) at p. 32).

Proprietary Remedies In Context

Author: Craig Rotherham
Publisher: Hart Publishing
ISBN: 1841131652
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To a large degree, this vision of the law was abandoned in American legal
thought in the wake of the legal realist movement.1 The rejection of absolutist
understandings of property and contract were at the heart of the rise of a new
legal ... 2 W Wiecek, The Lost World of Classical Legal Thought: Law and
Ideology in America, 1886–1937 (New York, Oxford University Press, 1998) 10,
38–41 and 89–93; W Twining, Karl Llewellyn and the Realist Movement (London,
Weidenfeld and ...

English Legal System In Context 6e

Author: Fiona Cownie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199656568
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61 W. Twining, Karl Llewellyn and the Realist Movement (1973) Weidenfeld &
Nicolson, London, p. 8. 62 Duxbury (1992). 63 Duxbury (1992) p. 12. 64 Duxbury
(1992) pp. 11–16. 65 Some have argued that there is now a resurgence of
interest in the kind of approaches that lay behind the American Legal Realist
movement (see, for example, T. Miles and C. Sunstein, 'The New Legal Realism' (
2008) 75 The University of Chicago Law Review 831). 66 See C. Campbell and
P. Wiles, ...