H. L. A. Hart
#1105 Overall Influence

H. L. A. Hart

1907–1992; British legal philosopher

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Herbert Lionel Adolphus Hart , usually cited as H. L. A. Hart, was a British legal philosopher, and a major figure in political and legal philosophy. He was Professor of Jurisprudence at Oxford University and the Principal of Brasenose College, Oxford. His most famous work is The Concept of Law , which has been hailed as “the most important work of legal philosophy written in the twentieth century”. He is considered one of the world’s foremost legal philosophers in the twentieth century, alongside Hans Kelsen.

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University of Oxford
University of Oxford

Collegiate research university in Oxford, England

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#20 World Rank
Law
#383 World Rank
Philosophy