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The law can be ascribed to an original lawgiver or be conceived of as having a divine origin; it can have been transformed into law-instinctual behavior that, without legal order, would also have been performed; it can serve the interest of many people or that of only one individual. To be valid as a legal order it is sufficient that the law is known as law. ”]. p. 377. However, we will see that all stages of the development of consciousness are abstractions of the concrete totality of the polis.

Therefore, the vertical recognition has to do with the domain of morality and (as we will see later on) human rights. The horizontal recognition is situated within the social organism. The social organism is realized by members who observe a legal law. All members are absolute equals insofar as they are moral individuals. Because of this absolute equality, they will express themselves as free and equal citizens of the social organism. Therefore, the horizontal recognition has to do with the domain of right.

There is no way to anticipate the ruler, because the victim does not know what the former wants. Therefore, this form of power execution is not effective to enforce the subjects to coordinate their actions. Because the power has not any general criterion at its disposal, it only gets validity in the here and now, i. , it can only ad hoc enforce an action by immediately threatening with violence. The fear that is evoked by the exercised violence, or by the threatening of violence, is the only ground to obey the ruler.

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