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On the legal institutions of socialist democracy

Mihailo Marković

On the legal institutions of socialist democracy

by Mihailo Marković

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Published by Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation for The spokesman in Nottingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law and socialism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Mihailo Marković.
    SeriesSpokesman pamphlet ; no. 55
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK357 .M37
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4219060M
    LC Control Number80498742

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capitalist institutions, and the great integration of legal and technological life to the globalisation of these institutions have posed a threat to the older theoretical justifications of social democracy and its institutions.

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Some of titles below are classics and others are more contemporary works. Titles in bold are great. M y book The Concept of Socialist Law challenges the view that an ideal socialist society would have no need of law. footnote 1 While thinkers on the Left advocate socialism in the name of justice, they have traditionally dismissed those legal institutions which have provided some measure of justice in liberal capitalist societies.

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