Парадигма права как предмет теоретико-правового исследования
The article presents an analysis of the concept of «paradigm of law». Unlike other kinds of legal paradigm this concept indicates not the way of thinking about legal reality but the legal reality itself, which includes the reality of legal norms and legal acts, law-making and law practice. The author introduces the definition of the concept of paradigm of law, its justifications and describes general and local paradigm of law. Particular attention is paid to the question of the legality of the theoretical and legal research of local paradigm of law. The article concludes on the significance of legal theoretical studies of local paradigms for applied legal science and legal practice.