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Legal Studies
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Introduction

The grounds upon which contemporary legal studies have been founded contain a principle that is found not only in the liberal theories of Locke, Bentham, and Rousseau, but in ancient Greek philosophy as well. That principle is known as le…

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Moore, Kathleen M., “Legal Studies”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 21 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0053>
First published online: 2009



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