Law in a social context liber amicorum honouring Professor Lon L. Fuller

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  • Fuller, Lon L., 1902-,
  • Sociological jurisprudence -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Statementedited by Thomas W. Bechtler.
ContributionsFuller, Lon L., 1902-, Bechtler, Thomas W.
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LC ClassificationsK376 .L38
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Paginationviii, 228 p. ;
Number of Pages228
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Open LibraryOL4289515M
ISBN 109026809735
LC Control Number78316726

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