Emad H. Atiq

Cornell University - Law School

Assistant Professor of Law & Philosophy

Myron Taylor Hall

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

United States

Cornell University - Sage School of Philosophy

Assistant Professor of Law & Philosophy

218 Goldwin Smith Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853-3201

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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How Folk Beliefs about Free Will Influence Sentencing: A New Target for the Neuro-Determinist Critics of Criminal Law

16(3) New Criminal Law Review 449 (2013) , Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2013
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Free Will, Criminal Responsibility, Determinism, Neuroscience, Mitigation

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Philosophy of Contract Law

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter, 2021)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Dec 2021
Daniel Markovits and Emad H. Atiq
Yale Law School and Cornell University - Law School
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Contracts, Promises, Efficiency, Interpretation, Intentions, Coercion, Ethics of Surplus Sharing

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Why Motives Matter: Reframing the Crowding Out Effect of Legal Incentives

123 Yale Law Journal 1070 (2013)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2013
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Legal Incentives, Crowding Out Theory, Intrinsic Motivation, Patentable Subject Matter, Donative Promises, Heart Balm Laws, Rules and Standards

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The Uncertain Foundations of Public Law Theory

Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 22-09
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2022
Emad H. Atiq and Jud Mathews
Cornell University - Law School and Penn State Law
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General jurisprudence, Constitutional interpretation, Administrative law, Peer disagreement, Legal epistemology

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Legal Positivism and the Moral Origins of Legal Systems

Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21-41
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2022
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Conceptual genealogy, Laws of justice, Legal positivism, Natural law, Legal history

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There Are No Easy Counterexamples to Legal Anti-Positivism

Journal of Ethics & Social Philosophy, Vol. XVII, 2020, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-32
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2020
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Legality, Normativity, Anti-positivism, Moral reason

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Reasonable Moral Doubt

97 N.Y.U. Law Review (2022 Forthcoming), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 22-16
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 05 May 2022
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Moral judgment, Standards of proof, Sentencing, Questions of fact, Reasonable doubt, Metaethics

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Legal Obligation and its Limits

Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-44
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2018
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Legality, Judicial Norms, Hard Cases, Positivism, Anti-positivism, Epistemic Indeterminacy

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Review of 'Natural Law and the Nature of Law,' by Jonathan Crowe

Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, 2020
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Mar 2020
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Ethical naturalism, ideal observer theory, natural law theory, positivism

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Legal vs. Factual Normative Questions & the True Scope of Ring

Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 32, 2018
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 06 May 2018
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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conventions, norms, judicial decision-making, standards of review, ring v arizona, sentencing, fairness, reasonableness, law-fact

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The Limits of Law in the Evaluation of Mitigating Evidence

American Journal of Criminal Law, 45:167-201 (2018)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2018
Emad H. Atiq and Erin Miller
Cornell University - Law School and University of Southern California Law School
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Mitigation, Capital sentencing, Causal nexus test, Consideration, Severe environmental deprivation evidence, Legal vs. moral reasoning

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What Unconditional Credence in Individual Desert Claims Does Retributivism Require?

University of Illinois Law Review Online, 2018
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 May 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2019
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Retributivism, Uncertainty, Reasonable Doubt, Punishment, Desert

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Acquaintance, Knowledge, and Value

Synthese, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 22-03
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2022
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Perception, Knowledge by acquaintance, Evidence, Moral justification, Evaluative reasoning

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Supervenience, Repeatability, & Expressivism

Nous, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Mar 2019
Emad H. Atiq
Cornell University - Law School
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Normativity, Supervenience, Expressivism, Identity, Conceptual Truth