Hendrik Gommer

CIS Law

Chairman

De Bongerd 2A

Zuidhorn, Groningen 9801 AS

Netherlands

http://www.cislaw.eu

University of Groningen

P.O. Box 800

9700 AH Groningen

Netherlands

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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From the 'Is' to the 'Ought': A Biological Theory of Law

Archiv für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie, pp. 449-468, 2010,
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 21 May 2011
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

is-ought problem, natural law, biology, hume, moore, naturalistic fallacy, emotion, foundations, morality, ethics

2.

The Molecular Concept of Law

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 30 May 2011
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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Abstract:

genes, biology, law, Hart, Dorkin, Posner, fractals, CLS, Critical Legal Studies, emotion, reproduction, justice, moral, is-ought problem, Dunbar

3.

Law as a Reflection of Emotion and Human Nature

Hendrik Gommer, A BIOLOGICAL THEORY OF LAW, Chapter 7, pp. 131-159, Seattle: Amazon, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 May 2011
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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naturalistic fallacy, punishment, emotion, justice, law, biology, in-group, out-group, human nature

4.

Thou Shalt Not Share? Biological Notions in Intellectual Property Law

Berichten Industriële Eigendom, pp. 160-166, 2011,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Jul 2011
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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intellectual property, biological, basic notions, sharing, P2P, natural law theory, reproduction, imitation, creator, creativity

5.

Global Aspects of Australian Aboriginal Law Systems: A Biological Perspective

Journal of Politics and Law, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 43-55, March 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Mar 2012
Hendrik Gommer and Penelope Swales
CIS Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 65 (267,250)
Citation 1

Abstract:

genes, biological law theory, aboriginal, sustainable growth, reciprocity, law system

6.

Biological Aspects of Contract Breach

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Oct 2012
Hendrik Gommer and Stephen Williams
CIS Law and Monash University
Downloads 57 (282,760)

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contract breach, efficient breach, cooperation, reproduction, biological theory, Law of Obligations

7.

The Biological Foundations of Global Ethics and Law

Archives for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (ARSP), 2014, Vol. 100, nr. 2, p. 151-175
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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Abstract:

is ought, evolutionary ethics, blackburn, natural law, genes

8.

The Resurrection of Natural Law Theory

Rechtstheorie 42 (2011), 249-272
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Apr 2013
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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natural law theory, spreading genes, evolutionary ethics, De Waal, naturalistic fallacy, is ought problem, selfish gene, altruism, out-group, biological theory, self-evident, fairness, justice, survival, reason, Kelsen, cooperation, in-group

9.

Sexually Biased Case Law: A Biological Perspective

Chan, Erica Hei-Yuan and Gommer, Hendrik. Sexually biased case law: A biological perspective [online]. The Original Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 4, 2011, 155-171
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Apr 2013
Erica Hei-Yuan Chan and Hendrik Gommer
Monash University and CIS Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

biological theory of law, evolutionary psychology, biased case law, moral, emotion, norms, reproduction, survival, judge, posner, sexual abuse, rationality, homosexuality, sadomasochism

10.

A Biological Theory of Law: Natural Law Theory Revisited

Hendrik Gommer, A BIOLOGICAL THEORY OF LAW: NATURAL LAW THEORY REVISTED, Amazon Publishing, 2011
Number of pages: 187 Posted: 25 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2012
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

biology, fractals, natural law, genes, punishment, free riders, is-ought problem, naturalistic fallacy, Dawkins

11.

Biological Urges Against the Reduction of Greenhouse Gasses

Journal of Sustainable Society, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 11-20, 2012
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 May 2012
Hendrik Gommer and Gabrielle Basser
CIS Law and Monash University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 25 (386,665)

Abstract:

global warming, biological urges, out-group, behavioral psychology, treaty, climate change, evolutionary psychology

12.

Evolutionary Backgrounds of the Sex Offense: A Dutch Case Study

Ethiek en Maatschappij, November 2012, Volume 14, No. 3, pp. 1-17; English Version, d.d. 2013, May 8
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 May 2013
Hendrik Gommer and Erik-Jan Broers
CIS Law and Tilburg University - Department of Jurisprudence and Legal History
Downloads 21 (391,026)

Abstract:

sex offense, 17th century, Netherlands, defloration, rape, adultery, battle of the sexes, law, biology, evolution, free rider, indirect reciprocity, criminal code

13.

Integrating the Disciplines of Law and Biology: Dealing with Clashing Paradigms

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 2, p. 34-48, June 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Jul 2015
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
Downloads 18 (440,151)

Abstract:

integration; law; biology; paradigms; cooperation; justification

14.

The Biological Essence of Law

Ratio Juris, Vol. 25, Issue 1, pp. 59-84, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law
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Understanding Life: The Biology of Religion and Law

Posted: 06 Jan 2016
Hendrik Gommer
CIS Law

Abstract:

biology, foundations, law, religion, natural law