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Law in a social context

liber amicorum honouring Professor Lon L. Fuller


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Published by Kluwer in Deventer .
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  • Fuller, Lon L., 1902-,
  • Sociological jurisprudence -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Thomas W. Bechtler.
    ContributionsFuller, Lon L., 1902-, Bechtler, Thomas W.
    LC ClassificationsK376 .L38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 228 p. ;
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4289515M
    ISBN 109026809735
    LC Control Number78316726

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