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Publications


Note: This list is under development. New typescripts are gradually being added, where possible.

'Why Law Might Emerge: Hart's Problematic Fable', in L Duarte d'Almeida, J Edwards and A Dolcetti (eds), Reading HLA Hart's The Concept of Law (Oxford: Hart Publishing 2013)
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'Reasons and Abilities: Some Preliminaries', American Journal of Jurisprudence 58 (2013), 63
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ajj/aut004

'Finnis on Justice', in J Keown and R George (eds), Reason, Morality, and Law: The Jurisprudence of John Finnis (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2013)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199675500.003.0011

'Criminal Law' (co-author James Edwards) in H LaFolette (ed), The International Encyclopedia of Ethics (Chicester: Wiley-Blackewell 2013)
typescript | published doi: 10.1002/9781444367072.wbiee640

'Law and Philosophy' in S Halliday (ed), An Introduction to the Study of Law (Edinburgh: W Green 2012)
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'Law in General' in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'The Supposed Formality of the Rule of Law' in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'Criminals in Uniform', in RA Duff, L Farmer, S Marshall, M Renzo and V Tadros (eds), The Constitution of Criminal Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2012)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673872.003.0006

'Corrective Justice, Corrected', Diritto & Questioni Pubbliche 12 (2012), 9
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'Punishment and Compensation: a Comment', in R Christopher (ed), George Fletcher's Essays on Criminal Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2012)
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'Wrongdoing by Results: Moore's Experiential Argument', Legal Theory 18 (2012), 459
typescript | published doi: 10.1017/S1352325212000110

'Ashworth on Principles', in L Zedner and J Roberts (eds), Principles and Values in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice: Essays in Honour of Andrew Ashworth (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2012)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696796.003.0001

'In Defence of Offences and Defences', Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies 4 (2012), 110
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/jrls/4.1.110

'How Law Claims, What Law Claims' in M Klatt (ed), Institutionalized Reason: The Jurisprudence of Robert Alexy (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2012)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582068.003.0002
reprinted in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'Torts and Other Wrongs', Florida State University Law Review 39 (2011), 43
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'Desert and Avoidability in Self-Defense' (co-author: François Tanguay-Renaud), Ethics 12 (2011), 111
typescript | published doi: 10.1086/662294

'Relations of Responsibility' in R Cruft, M Kramer and M Reiff (eds), Crime, Punishment, and Responsibility: The Jurisprudence of Antony Duff (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2011)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592814.003.0006

'Can There Be a Written Constitution?', Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Law 1 (2011), 162
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606443.003.0005
reprinted in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'Disibilità umane: su cosa significhi l'avere accesso a un valore' (co-author: Timothy Macklem), Ragion Pratica 36 (2011), 9 (in Italian)
typescript | published doi: 10.1415/34411

'What is Tort Law For? Part 1: The Place of Corrective Justice', Law and Philosophy 30 (2011), 1
typescript | published doi: 10.1007/s10982-010-9086-6

'Hart on Legality, Justice, and Morality', Jurisprudence 1 (2010), 253
typescript | published doi: 10.5235/204033210793524276
repinted with revisions in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'Justification under Authority', Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence 23 (2010), 71
typescript | published version

'Ethics and Law' in J Skorupski (ed), The Routledge Companion to Ethics (London: Routledge 2010)
typescript under the title 'Law and Morality' | published version

'The Logic of Excuses and the Rationality of Emotions', Journal of Value Inquiry 43 (2009), 315
typescript | published doi: 10.1007/s10790-009-9181-9
Note: the typescript is the author's cut; the published version was subject to unwelcome editorial changes

'Hart and Feinberg on Responsibility' in M Kramer, C Grant, B Colburn and A Hatzistavrou (eds), The Legacy of H.L.A. Hart (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2008)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542895.003.0007

'Moore on Complicity and Causality', University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra 156 (2008), 432
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'Nearly Natural Law', American Journal of Jurisprudence 52 (2007), 1
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ajj/52.1.1
reprinted in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'"Simply in Virtue of Being Human": the Whos and Whys of Human Rights', Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy 2 (2008)
typescript | published version | in Italian: Ragion Pratica 29 (2007), 413

'Reply to Critics' in J Gardner, Offences and Defences (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2007)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239351.003.0012

'Some Types of Law' in D Edlin (ed), Common Law Theory (New York: Cambridge University Press 2007)
typescript | published doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511551116.003
reprinted in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'Prohibiting Immoralities', Cardozo Law Review 28 (2007), 2613
typescript | published version

'Complicity and Causality', Criminal Law and Philosophy 1 (2007), 127
typescript | published doi: 10.1007/s11572-006-9018-6
reprinted in my Offences and Defences

'Value, Interest, and Well-Being' (co-author:Timothy Macklem), Utilitas 18 (2006), 362
typescript | published doi: 10.1017/S0953820806002160

'Law's Aim in Law's Empire' in S Hershovitz (ed), Exploring Law's Empire (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2006)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546145.003.0010

'Backward and Forward with Tort Law' in J Keim-Campbell, M O'Rourke and D Shier (eds) Law and Social Justice (Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press 2005)
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'Wrongs and Faults' in A Simester (ed), Appraising Strict Liability (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2005)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278510.003.0003
slighly different version in Review of Metaphysics 59 (2005), 95

'The Wrongdoing that Gets Results', Philosophical Perspectives 18 (2004), 53
typescript | published doi: 10.1111/j.1520-8583.2004.00021.x

'Fletcher on Offences and Defences', Tulsa Law Review 39 (2004), 817
typescript | published version
reprinted in my Offences and Defences

'The Legality of Law', Ratio Juris 17 (2004), 168
typescript | published doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9337.2004.00262.x
reprinted with minor revisions in my Law as a Leap of Faith | earlier draft in Associations 7 (2003), 89

'No Provocation without Responsibility: A Reply to Mackay and Mitchell' (co-author: Timothy Macklem), [2004] Criminal Law Review 213
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'The Mark of Responsibility', Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 23 (2003), 157
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/23.2.157
reprinted with additional material in M Dowdle (ed), Public Accountability (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2006) | that version also in my Offences and Defences

'Reasons for Teamwork', Legal Theory 8 (2002), 495
typescript | published doi: 10.1017/S1352325202084045h

'Legal Positivism: 5½ Myths', American Journal of Jurisprudence 46 (2001), 199
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ajj/46.1.199
reprinted with minor revisions in my Law as a Leap of Faith | also reprinted in A Kavanagh and J Oberdiek (eds), Arguing about Law (Abingdon: Routledge 2009)

'In Defence of Defences' in P Asp, C Herlitz and L Holmqvist (eds) Flores Juris et Legum: Festskrift till Nils Jareborg (Uppsala: Iustus Forlag 2002)
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reprinted in my Offences and Defences

'Reasons' (co-author: Timothy Macklem) in J Coleman and S Shapiro (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2002)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199270972.013.0011

'Provocation and Pluralism' (co-author Timothy Macklem), Modern Law Review 64 (2001), 815
typescript | published doi: 10.1111/1468-2230.00354
reprinted in my Offences and Defences

'Obligations and Outcomes in the Law of Torts' in P Cane and J Gardner (eds), Relating to Responsibility: Essays for Tony Honoré (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2001)
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reprinted in J Feinberg and J Coleman (eds), Philosophy of Law (8th ed, Belmont: Wadsworth 2008)

'Compassion without Respect? Nine Fallacies in R v Smith' (co-author: Timothy Macklem), [2001] Criminal Law Review 623
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'The Mysterious Case of the Reasonable Person', University of Toronto Law Journal 51 (2001), 273
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'The Virtue of Charity and its Foils', in C Mitchell and S Moody (eds), Foundations of Charity (Oxford: Hart Publishing 2000)
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'The Virtue of Justice and the Character of Law', Current Legal Problems 53 (2000), 1
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/clp/53.1.1
reprinted with revisions in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'The Wrongness of Rape' (co-author: Stephen Shute), in J Horder (ed), Oxford Essays in Jurisprudence, Fourth Series (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2000)
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reprinted with minor revisions in my Offences and Defences

'Law as a Leap of Faith', in P Oliver, S Douglas-Scott and V Tadros (eds), Faith in Law (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2000)
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reprinted in my Law as a Leap of Faith

'Bemerkungen zu den Funktionen und Rechtfertigungen von Strafrecht und Strafe', in N Jareborg, A von Hirsch and B Schünemann (eds), Positive Generalprävention als letzte Auskunft oder letzte Verlegenheit det Straftheorie (Heidelberg: C.F. Müller Verlag, 1998) (in German)
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English version appears in my Offences and Defences

'Crime: in Proportion and in Perspective', in A Ashworth and M Wasik (eds.), Fundamentals of Sentencing Theory (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998)
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reprinted in my Offences and Defences | reprinted in A Kavanagh and J Oberdiek (eds), Arguing about Law (Abingdon: Routledge 2009)

'The Gist of Excuses', Buffalo Criminal Law Journal 1 (1997), 575
typescript | published doi: 10.1525/nclr.1998.1.2.575
reprinted in my Offences and Defences | also reprinted in T Brooks (ed), Sentencing (Farnham: Ashgate 2014)

'On the Ground of her Sex(uality)', Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 18 (1998), 167
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/18.1.167

'On the General Part of the Criminal Law', in RA Duff (ed.), Philosophy and the Criminal Law: Principle and Critique (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1998)
typescript | published doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511527371.006

'The Purity and Priority of Private Law', University of Toronto Law Journal 46 (1996), 459
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'Discrimination as Injustice', Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 16 (1996), 353
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/16.3.353

'Justifications and Reasons', in A Simester and ATH Smith (eds), Harm and Culpability (Oxford: Clarendon Press 1996)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198260578.003.0013
reprinted in my Offences and Defences | translated into Czech: Pravnik 8 (1996), 705

'Rationality and the Rule of Law in Offences Against the Person', Cambridge Law Journal 53 (1994), 502
typescript | published doi: 10.1017/S0008197300080934
reprinted in my Offences and Defences

'Criminal Law and the Uses of Theory', Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 14 (1994), 217
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/14.2.217

'Freedom of Expression', in Christopher McCrudden and Gerry Chambers (eds), Human Rights and Civil Liberties in Britain (Oxford: Clarendon Press 1993)
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'Introduction: The Logic of Criminal Law', (co-authors: Stephen Shute and Jeremy Horder) in S Shute, J Gardner and J Horder (eds), Action and Value in Criminal Law (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993)
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258063.003.0001

'Private Activities and Personal Autonomy: At the Margins of Anti-Discrimination Law', in B Hepple and E Szyszczak (eds), Discrimination: The Limits of Law? (London: Mansell 1992)
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'Making Sense of Mens Rea: Antony Duff's Account', (co-author: Heike Jung), Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 11 (1991), 559
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/11.4.559

'The Activity Condition in Criminal Law', in H Jung, H Müller-Dietz and U Neumann (eds), Recht und Moral: Beiträge zu einer Standortbestimmung (Baden Baden: Nomos Verlag, 1991)
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'Liberals and Unlawful Discrimination', Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 9 (1989), 1
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/9.1.1
reprinted in C McCrudden (ed), Anti-Discrimination Law (Aldershot: Dartmouth, 1991)

'Concerning Permissive Sources and Gaps', Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 8 (1988), 457
typescript | published doi: 10.1093/ojls/8.3.457