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Alexy, Robert

Works: 148 works in 535 publications in 10 languages and 3,973 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: K213, 340.1
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A theory of legal argumentation : the theory of rational discourse as theory of legal justification by Robert Alexy( Book )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
What is to be understood by 'rational legal argument'? To what extent can legal reasoning be rational? Is the demand for rationality in legal affairs justified? And what are the criteria of rationality in legal reasoning? The answer to these questions is not only of interest to legal theorists and philosophers of law. They are pressing issues for practising lawyers, and a matter of concern for every citizen active in the public arena. Not only the standing of academic law as a scientific discipline, but also the legitimacy of judicial decisions depends on the possibility of rational legal argumentation. A theory of legal reasoning which tries to answer these questions pre-supposes a theory of general practical reasoning. This theory is the subject matter of the first two parts of the book. The result is a theory of general practical discourse which rests on insights of both Anglo-Saxon and German philosophy. It forms the basis of the theory of rational legal discourse, which is developed in the third part of this book. Readership: Academics in the field of legal philosophy
A theory of constitutional rights by Robert Alexy( Book )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 libraries worldwide
"This book will be of central interest to all legal and constitutional theorists, and human rights scholars."--BOOK JACKET
The argument from injustice : a reply to legal positivism by Robert Alexy( Book )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
This title discusses the relationship between law and morality. It challenges this view of the legal positivist, arguing that there are conceptually necessary connections between law and morality and normative reasons for including moral elements in the concept of law
Theorie der Grundrechte by Robert Alexy( Book )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Law, rights and discourse : the legal philosophy of Robert Alexy by George Pavlakos( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 205 libraries worldwide
A philosophical system is not what one would expect to find in the work of a contemporary legal thinker. Robert Alexy's work counts as a striking exception. Over the past 28 years, Alexy has been developing, with remarkable clarity and consistency, a systematic philosophy covering most of the key areas of legal philosophy. Kantian in its inspiration, his work admirably combines the rigour of analytical philosophy with a repertoire of humanitarian ideals reflecting the tradition of the Geisteswissenschaften, rendering it one of the most far-reaching and influential legal philosophies in our time. This volume has been designed with two foci in mind: the first is to reflect the breadth of Alexy's philosophical system, as well as the varieties of jurisprudential and philosophical scholarship in the last three decades on which his work has had an impact. The second objective is to provide for a critical exchange between Alexy and a number of specialists in the field, with an eye to identifying new areas of inquiry and offering a new impetus to the discourse theory of law. To that extent, it was thought that a critical exchange such as the one undertaken here would most appropriately reflect the discursive and critical character of Robert Alexy's work. The volume is divided into four parts, each dealing with a key area of Alexy's contribution. A final section brings together concise answers by Robert Alexy. In composing these, Alexy has tried to focus on points and criticisms that address new aspects of discourse theory or otherwise point the way to future developments and applications. With its range of topics of coverage, the number of specialists it engages and the originality of the answers it provides, this collection will become a standard work of reference for anyone working in legal theory in general and the discourse theory of law in particular
Theorie der juristischen Argumentation : d. Theorie d. rationalen Diskurses als Theorie d. jur. Begründung by Robert Alexy( Book )
39 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Begriff und Geltung des Rechts by Robert Alexy( Book )
31 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie in Deutschland heute : Beiträge zur Standortbestimmung ( Book )
11 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Institutionalized reason : the jurisprudence of Robert Alexy by Matthias Klatt( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The volume's juxtaposition of Anglo-American and German perspectives brings into focus the differences as well as the prospect of cross-fertilization between Continental and Anglo-American work in jurisprudence
Recht, Vernunft, Diskurs : Studien zur Rechtsphilosophie by Robert Alexy( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Metatheorie juristischer Argumentation ( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Verfassungsrecht und einfaches Recht : Verfassungsgerichtsbarkeit und Fachgerichtsbarkeit ( Book )
11 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Juristische Grundlagenforschung Tagung der Deutschen Sektion der Internationalen Vereinigung für Rechts- und Sozialphilosopie (IVR) vom 23. bis 25. September 2004 in Kiel by Association internationale de philosophie du droit et de philosophie sociale( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Rechtssystem und praktische Vernunft : in Göttingen, August 1991 = Legal system and practical reason by World Congress of Legal and Social Philosophy( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Neukantianismus und Rechtsphilosophie by Robert Alexy( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Teoría de los derechos fundamentales by Robert Alexy( Book )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Theorie der juristischen Argumentation die Theorie des rationalen Diskurses als Theorie der juristischen Begründung ; Nachwort (1991): Antwort auf einige Kritiker by Robert Alexy( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in German and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Integratives Verstehen : zur Rechtsphilosophie Ralf Dreiers ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Studien zur Rechtsphilosophie und Rechtstheorie ( serial )
in German and held by 49 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Aleksi, Robert 1945-
Alexy, R. 1945-
Alexy, Robert W.
Alexy, Robert Werner 1945-
Алекси, Роберт 1945-
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