Herbert, Hercules and the Plural Society: a 'Knot in the social Bond

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Weaver, M. (2017). Herbert, Hercules and the Plural Society: a 'Knot in the social Bond. Modern Law Review. 41 (6), pp. 660-680. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-2230.1978.tb01494.x
AuthorsWeaver, M.

Sets out an 'overlapping groups' theory of social complexity and disadvantage. Argues that rule of law process values are important to 'loser groups'. Explores the ideological quality of the rule of law, especially in relation to the exercise of judicial discretion.

Keywordscomplex society; losers; rule of law; judicial discretion; ideology; 1801 Law
JournalModern Law Review
Journal citation41 (6), pp. 660-680
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-2230.1978.tb01494.x
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Print01 Nov 2017
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Deposited08 Aug 2017
Accepted14 Jun 1978
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