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What Is a Good Legislative Definition?

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When normative authorities (that is to say, “Legislators”) assume the task of assigning the meaning of normative texts, they use, fundamentally, two techniques: these are called “interpretative laws” and “legislative definitions”. In this study, relating to the research “problems of production and normative performance”, we deal with the analysis of definitions in the legal field.

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A. Sgarbi, "What Is a Good Legislative Definition?," Beijing Law Review, Vol. 4 No. 1, 2013, pp. 28-36. doi: 10.4236/blr.2013.41004.


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