Reasonableness and Law
Reasonableness is at the centre of legal debate, both in academic circles and in practice. This unique reference work adopts an interdisciplinary perspective, merging jurisprudence, legal theory, political philosophy and the different branches of law. All aspects relating to reasonableness and law are addressed by the most prominent scholars in the field. In the first part of the book, the focus is on jurisprudential analyses of the concept of reasonableness and on its moral, political and constitutional implications. In the second part, reasonableness is examined in the different fields of law like Public, Private and International Law. Here in more detail the practical consequences of reasonableness are worked out, making this work of interest to practitioners as well as legal theorists.
The first book to deal extensively with the presently much debated matter of reasonableness and lawCovers a subject at the center of legal debate in academia and practiceContains contributions of the leading scholars in the fieldThe only work to focus on all the aspects of reasonableness and law in such great detail