- J. E. PennerJ. E. PennerProfessor of Law, University College London
- and E. MelissarisE. MelissarisSenior Lecturer in Law, London School of Economics
This chapter explores classical natural law theory. The discussions cover the central concerns of naturalist theories; classical Greco-Roman natural law; the impact of Christian theologian philosophers, in particular Augustine and Aquinas; the natural law revival; Fuller’s procedural natural law; and John Finnis and the theory of natural rights.