Michael S Green

William & Mary Law School

Dudley W. Woodbridge Professor of Law

South Henry Street

P.O. Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

United States

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Legal Realism as Theory of Law

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 46, pp. 1915-2000, 2005
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 20 Jul 2005
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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legal realism, H.L.A. Hart, Brian Leiter, rule skepticism, legal rules, prediction theory of law

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Hans Kelsen and the Logic of Legal Systems

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-50, 53 Alabama Law Review 365-413 (2003)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2009
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Hans Kelsen, Kant, Frege, Neo-Kantianism, logic, legal systems, jurisprudence, philosophy of law

Dworkin's Fallacy, or What the Philosophy of Language Can't Teach Us About the Law

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 04-04
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Ronald Dworkin, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Language, Semantics, Wittgenstein, Realism, Jurisprudence

Dworkin's Fallacy, or What the Philosophy of Language Can't Teach Us About the Law

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 1897-1952, 2003
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Jan 2004
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Does Dworkin Commit Dworkin's Fallacy? A Reply to Justice in Robes

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2015
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Dworkin, Jurisprudence, Semantics, Philosophy of Law, Interpretation

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Legal Revolutions: Six Mistakes About Discontinuity in the Legal Order

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 83, pp. 331-409, 2005
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 02 Mar 2006
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Revolution, Hans Kelsen, H.L.A. Hart, John Austin, Akhil Amar, Bush v. Gore, Sovereignty, Logic, Constitutional Amendment, Legal Realism

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Dworkin v. The Philosophers: A Review Essay on Justice in Robes

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 5, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Oct 2007
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Ronald Dworkin, semantics, philosophy of law, jurisprudence, semantic sting

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Kelsen, Quietism, and the Rule of Recognition

THE RULE OF RECOGNITION AND THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION, Matthew D. Adler, Kenneth E. Himma eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 08-01
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Why Protect Private Arms Possession? Nine Theories of the Second Amendment

William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 08-07, Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, pp. 131-189, 2008
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2009
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Second Amendment, John Locke, social contract, state of nature

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Leiter on the Legal Realists

William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-98, Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2011
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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legal realism, prediction theory of law, Brian Leiter, naturalism, legal indeterminacy, Walter Wheeler Cook, Jerome Frank, Felix Cohen, jurisprudence, philosophy of law

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Copyrighting Facts

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-51, 78 Indiana Law Journal 919-64 (2003)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2009
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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copyright, facts, intellectual property, databases, compilations

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Halpin on Dworkin's Fallacy: A Surreply

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 91, pp. 187-201, 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 May 2005
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Dworkin, Semantics, Jurisprudence, Dennis Patterson, Andrew Halpin

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The Paradox of Auxiliary Rights: The Privilege Against Self-Incrimination and the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-38, 52 Duke Law Journal 113-178 (2002)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 31 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2009
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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John Locke, social contract theory, Second Amendment, privilege against self-incrimination

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Erie's Suppressed Premise

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 95, p. 1111, 2011, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-87
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Erie, Swift, federal common law, choice of law, legal positivism, full faith and credit, predictive method, federal procedure

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Was Afrikan Spir a Phenomenalist (and What Difference Does It Make for Understanding Nietzsche)?

Journal of Nietzsche Studies, Vol. 44, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2013
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Nietzsche, Afrikan Spir, Nadeem Hussain, phenomenalism

15.

The Twin Aims of Erie

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 4, 2013, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-245
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 24 Jul 2013
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Erie doctrine, Twin Aims of the Erie Rule, choice of law, federal common law, reverse Erie, federal procedure, supplemental jurisdiction, bankruptcy, diversity jurisdiction

16.

Marmor's Kelsen

D. A. Jeremy Telman (ed.), Hans Kelsen in America - Selective Affinities and the Mysteries of Academic Influence, Chapter 3, 2016 , William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-344
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 May 2016 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Hans Kelsen, Legal Positivism, Andrei Marmor, Monism

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Horizontal Erie and the Presumption of Forum Law

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 109, No. 7, 2011, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-95
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Swift, Erie, federal courts, full faith and credit, Sun Oil v. Wortman, federal common law, prediction, Klaxon

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On Hart's Category Mistake

Legal Theory, Vol. 19, 2013, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-298
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2015
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Scott Shapiro, H.L.A. Hart, Practice Theory of Rules, Planning Theory of Law, Category Mistake, Norms

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Two Fallacies about Copyrighting Factual Compilations

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION OF FACT-BASED WORKS: COPYRIGHT AND ITS ALTERNATIVES, Robert Brauneis ed., Edward Elgar Press, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Sep 2008
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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The Return of the Unprovided-For Case

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 51, 2017, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-360
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Conflict of Laws, Choice of Law, Interest Analysis, Unprovided-For Case, Brainerd Currie, Larry Kramer

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A Puzzle About Hart's Theory of Internal Legal Statements

Francesca Poggi & Alessandro Capone (eds.), Pragmatics and Law: Practical and Theoretical Perspectives, 195-221 (Springer Verlag 2017); ISBN 978-3-319-44601-1
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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H.L.A. Hart; internal legal statements; internal point of view; Ronald Dworkin; Scott Shapiro; Hans Kelsen; legal norms

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Law's Dark Matter

William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-219
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2012
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Erie, Swift v. Tyson, Positivism, Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Renvoi, General Common Law

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Vertical Power

U.C. Davis L. Rev. Vol. 48, 2014, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-290
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2014
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Federalism, Civil Procedure, Erie Doctrine, Federal Courts, State Regulation of Federal Procedure, Wayman v. Southard, McCluny v. Silliman, Statutes of Limitations

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Legal Monism: An American History

Forthcoming, Legal Monism: An American History, in: Christoph Bezemek, Michael Potacs and Alexander Somek (eds.), Vienna Lectures on Legal Philosophy, 23-48 (Hart Publishing 2018)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Apr 2018
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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philosophy of law, legal history, legal monism, personal jurisdiction, legislative jurisdiction, choice of law, conflict of laws, positivism, Joseph Henry Beale, Joseph Story, Stephen Field, legal realism, Walter Wheeler Cook, Brainerd Currie

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Erie's International Effect

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 107, No. 3, 2013, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-246
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Jul 2013
Michael S Green
William & Mary Law School
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Erie doctrine, choice of law, Klaxon, forum non conveniens, foreign law