Positivist Legal Theory

The question of the character of law is primarily a simple one, although it presents a diversity of argumentation to make it an academic favourite and a thought-provoking topic of debate. Positivism is the term describing the school of legal thought that follows that law… Read More

Natural Law Theory

In attempting to garner an understanding of the nature of law, early legal philosophers and academics formulated what has come to be known as the natural law theory, and has become a literal cornerstone of the development of modern legal thinking.  Although somewhat limited in… Read More

The Pure Theory Of Law

Hans Kelsen dan The Pure Theory Of Law: Hans Kelsen, adalah seorang juris berbangsa Austria, yang terkenal dengan teori undang-undang tulinnya (Pure Theory Of Law). Beliau dikatakan telah membawa satu perkembangan dalam “modern jurisprudence”. Hans Kelsen menganggap teorinya sebagai satu teori undang-undang positif. Oleh itu,… Read More