Legal Positivism

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  • Created on: 12-05-14 16:47

1. Hart disputes Dworkin's views on morality being controversial by claiming that...?

  • Moral tests can provide public standards of conduct and some moral questions are easy
  • Moral questions never have a correct answer
  • Morality is a universal view which cannot be disputed
  • People's ideas of what is moral differ in society
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2. According to Raz, what is inconsistent with the nature of law?

  • Moral tests
  • Procedurally defective law
  • Judge-made law
  • The separability thesis

3. Who says that 'the identification of law in every system necessarily involves moral judgements'?

  • Dworkin
  • Austin
  • Hart
  • Raz

4. What is the service conception of authority?

  • Authority provides a service by enforcing public standards of conduct
  • Authority provides a service by giving us reasons to act
  • Authority uses the Law to service the public good
  • Authority service the moral interests of society

5. Who is the main proponent of Exclusive Positivism?

  • Raz
  • Dworkin
  • Hart
  • Kelsen


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