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Ideas of H.L.A. Hart, by Text

[British, 1907 - 1992, Professor of Law at Oxford University.]

1961 The Concept of Law
p.103 Hart replaced positivism with the democratic requirement of the people's acceptance [Zimmermann,J]
p.104 Positive law needs secondary 'rules of recognition' for their correct application [Zimmermann,J]
p.363 Hart (against Bentham) says human rights are what motivate legal rights [Sen]