Some Thoughts on the Evolution of the German Law of Contracts: Part I, 22 UCLA L. REV. 1066 (1975)
Liberal (classical) theory of contracts with its emphasis on private autonomy and responsibility has come under increasing attack in the United States and abroad over the last decades. The optimistic belief that a contractual society safeguards its own stability and secures the highest possible social justice has lost much of its appeal.
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Kessler, Friedrich, "Some Thoughts on the Evolution of the German Law of Contracts: Part I" (1975). Faculty Scholarship Series. Paper 2644.