Skip to main content
Article
How to Do Things With Hohfeld
Law and Contemporary Problems (2015)
  • Pierre Schlag
Abstract
This article provides a comprehensive account of Hohfeld's 1913 article on jural relations and draws out some crucial critical, political, and economic implications. Hohfeld's "platform" is presented as an important contribution to contemporary legal thought and as a powerful antidote for common legal reasoning errors.
Keywords
  • Hohfeld,
  • Hale,
  • Kennedy,
  • Singer,
  • jural conceptions,
  • jural relations,
  • rights,
  • privileges
Publication Date
2015
Citation Information
Pierre Schlag. "How to Do Things With Hohfeld" Law and Contemporary Problems Vol. 78 (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/schlagpj/10/