The Law as Safeguard of Liberty:
Elements of F. A. Hayek’s Legal Theory
Keywords:Law Theory, Coercion, Liberty, Spontaneous Order (kosmos), Growth Order (thesis), Command, Law, Justice and Social Justice
This work tries to show the legal theory of the lawyer, political philosopher and Austrian economist Friedrich August von Hayek as safeguard of the individual liberty against the power of the State; thus, as a counterbalance to the dominating legal doctrines that defend the massive presence of the State in the private sphere.
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Nogueira JH de S. The Law as Safeguard of Liberty:: Elements of F. A. Hayek’s Legal Theory. MisesJournal [Internet]. 2014 Dec. 1 [cited 2023 Jun. 6];2(2):513-37. Available from: https://www.revistamises.org.br/misesjournal/article/view/659
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