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Law of value: Concepts of value & evaluation in judicial decision-making

Finn, Hugh (2013) Law of value: Concepts of value & evaluation in judicial decision-making. Honours thesis, Murdoch University.

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This thesis examines the nature of value in law. Value is a protean concept that, while fundamental to judicial decision-making, is not well understood. We need to develop a clearer, more sophisticated understanding of value and its derivatives and cognates – eg values, value judgments, and evaluation. This thesis aims to contribute to that task by examining three broad claims.

Item Type: Thesis (Honours)
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Law
Supervisor(s): Honey, Robyn
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