Austin by John Austin
The Province of Jurisprudence Determined (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)

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The Province of Jurisprudence Determined (1832) is a classic of nineteenth-century English jurisprudence, a subject on which Austin eventually had a profound impact. This edition includes the complete and unabridged text of the fifth (1885) and last edition. The comprehensive introduction discusses Austin's life, the main themes of his book, leading criticisms of his ideas, and recent interpretations of his legal philosophy. A bibliography and biographical synopses of the principal figures mentioned in the text are also included.
 

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Published March 31, 1995 by Cambridge University Press. 340 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Law & Philosophy, History, Travel, Literature & Fiction, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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Its author calls it fiction, but you could lose a lot of money making bets on what that even means anymore, and, in any case, My Beautiful City Austin is no novel in any traditional sense.

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