Miss Abiri Hauwa Constance   (Published 2018)

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General Overview of Lecture:

This course is designed to expose students to legal methods and the workings of law in the society. It will examine such issues as the meaning of law; the functions of law; the law and allied concepts i.e. law and morality, law and freedom, law and justice, law and order, law and the state, law and legitimacy, as well as law and sovereignty; the types, theories, sources and classification of law; the methods of social control through law; comparative adjudicatory methods and customary methods of adjudication; the nature of orthodox legal process; legal reasoning, legal language, legal logic, legal rhetoric and justification; legal reasoning in legislative process, legal reasoning in judicial decision and interpretation of statutes.

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Keywords: Law, Legal, Legal method
Department: Public and International Law
Field of Study: Law
Uploaded By: Ikhimalo Odufa Patience
Date Added: 28 Jan 2019 11:57am
Last Modified: 28 Jan 2019
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