Law Obedience and the Rule of Law
Law should be complied with. However, obeying the law is not equal to the rule of law. Rule of law has a deeper meaning than simple law compliance. It is argued that law obedience is necessary yet not sufficient for achieving the rule of law.
Understand the meaning and functions of law
Understand the importance of law compliance
Analyse the situations when law obedience is necessary but not sufficient
Evaluate what is required for achieving the rule of law
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