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Statutory Default Rules

How to Interpret Unclear Legislation

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HARDCOVER

$83.00 • £72.95 • €75.95

ISBN 9780674024601

Publication Date: 02/28/2008

Short

400 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 line illustrations

World

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Statutory Default Rules is an important contribution to the debate over legal interpretation. It rehabilitates the imaginative-reconstruction approach of Learned Hand and gives it new intellectual foundations, including a sophisticated appreciation of relevant social science.—Adrian Vermeule, Harvard Law School

An important contribution to the field, cogently written and well-organized, it will spark lively discussion in a domain of legal scholarship that could certainly use it.—Mariano-Florentino Cuellar, Stanford Law School

The book is a masterpiece which I will be using in my own work (hopefully) for decades to come!—Jonathan Macey, Yale Law School

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