Carl Schmitt

the end of law by William E. Scheuerman

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md

Written in English
Cover of: Carl Schmitt | William E. Scheuerman
Published: Pages: 345 Downloads: 459
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Subjects:

  • Schmitt, Carl, 1888-,
  • Law -- Philosophy.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementWilliam E. Scheuerman.
SeriesTwentieth century political thinkers
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK230.S352 S34 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 345 p. ;
Number of Pages345
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL375417M
ISBN 100847694178, 0847694186
LC Control Number98037287

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