A Realist View of Hindu Law

@article{Davis2006ARV,
  title={A Realist View of Hindu Law},
  author={Donald R. Davis},
  journal={PRN: Law},
  year={2006}
}
  • D. Davis
  • Published 16 August 2006
  • Law
  • PRN: Law
Hindu law represents one of the least known, yet most sophisticated traditions of legal theory and jurisprudence in world history. Hindu jurisprudential texts contain elaborate and careful philosophical reflections on the nature of law and religion. The nature of Hindu law as a tradition has been subject to some debate and some misunderstanding both within and especially outside of specialist circles. The present essay utilizes the familiar framework of legal realism to describe the fundamental… 

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