SERGIO RAÚL CASTAÑO, Hermann Heller and the value of political life


Dra. Yamila Eliana Juri


Espíritu: ISSN 0014-0716, Year 69, Issue 159, 2020, pages 192-196




Heller was a jurist and political scientist (Teschen, 1891- Madrid, 1933), Austrian -of Jewish origin-, volunteer of the Emperor in the Great War and ordinary Professor in Frankfurt, a socialist militant, although faced with Marxism, owner of a rich baggage philosophical, who developed a theory that underlined the reality of social life; the intrinsic value of the state organization; the irreducibility of politics to law and the economy; the political nature of law and the legal nature of politics; and especially the centrality of the independence of the State in the international order.



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