Law without Values
The Life, Work, and Legacy of Justice Holmes
By (author) Albert W. Alschuler
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Law without Values by Albert W. Alschuler
Book DescriptionIn recent decades, Oliver Wendell Holmes has been praised as "the only great American legal thinker" and "the most illustrious figure in the history of American law." But in Albert Alschuler's critique of both Justice Holmes and contemporary legal scholarship, a darker portrait is painted - that of a man who, among other things, espoused Social Darwinism, favored eugenics, and, as he himself acknowledged, came "devilish near to believing that might makes right."
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780226015217
(228mm x 153mm x 21mm)
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 10-Jun-2002
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Albert W. Alschuler
Albert W. Alschuler is the Wilson-Dickinson Professor in the University of Chicago Law School. His study of Sir William Blackstone received the 1997 Sutherland Prize of the American Society of Legal Historians.
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