John Oberdiek

Rutgers Law School

Professor

217 North 5th Street

Camden, NJ 08102

United States

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Law - Camden

Assistant Professor

NJ

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Philosophical Issues in Tort Law

Philosophy Compass, Vol. 3/4, pp. 734-748, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 787 (21,812)

Abstract:

tort law, tort theory, negligence, legal philosophy, risk, duty, breach, causation

2.

Moral Evaluation and Conceptual Analysis in Jurisprudential Methodology

Current Legal Issues: Law and Philosophy, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
John Oberdiek and Dennis Patterson
Rutgers Law School and European University Institute
Downloads 767 (21,633)
Citation 3

Abstract:

jurisprudence, legal theory, moral philosophy, methodology

3.

Introduction: Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Torts

Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Torts, John Oberdiek (ed.), Oxford: Oxford University Press 2014
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Sep 2014
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 308 (56,496)

Abstract:

tort law, tort theory, philosophy of law, responsibility, liability, rights, compensation, harms, wrongs, fault, corrective justice, distributive justice

4.

Towards a Right Against Risking

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 28, 367-392, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Sep 2009
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 227 (99,902)
Citation 1

Abstract:

risk, risking, rights, morality

5.

Lost in Moral Space: On the Infringing/Violating Distinction and its Place in the Theory of Rights

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 23, No. 4, 2004
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 May 2009
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
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6.

The Ideal of Justice

Jurisprudence (Symposium Issue), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 140 (158,801)

Abstract:

Amartya Sen, John Rawls, GA Cohen, The Idea of Justice, justice, ideal theory, political philosophy, democracy

7.

Culpability and the Definition of Deontological Constraints

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 27, No. 2, November 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2012
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 128 (167,164)

Abstract:

deontology, non-consequentialism, consequentialism, deontological constraints, agent-centered restrictions, culpability, intention, causation, responsibility, action

8.

Perfecting Distributive Justice

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
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9.

Putting (and Keeping) Proximate Cause in Its Place

Forthcoming in Kimberly Kessler Ferzan and Stephen Morse (eds.), Legal, Moral, and Metaphysical Truths: The Philosophy of Michael S. Moore (Oxford)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 118 (168,112)

Abstract:

Michael Moore, proximate cause, legal cause, causation, risk, risk rule, harm within the risk, morality

10.

Method and Morality in the New Private Law of Torts

125 Harvard Law Review Forum 189 (2012)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Jun 2012
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 103 (194,826)

Abstract:

torts, tort theory, private law, formalism, instrumentalism, duty, legal philosophy, moral philosophy, morality

11.

Specifying Constitutional Rights

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, p. 231, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Apr 2011
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 99 (198,682)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Constitutional Rights, Rights, Specificationism

12.

What's Wrong with Infringements (Insofar as Infringements are Not Wrong)?: A Reply

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 May 2009
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
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13.

The Moral Significance of Risking

Legal Theory, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 78 (188,684)

Abstract:

risk, risk imposition, negligence, torts, tort theory, legal theory, moral theory, philosophy

14.

The Ethics in Risk Regulation: Towards a Contractualist Re-Orientation

Rutgers Law Journal Vol. 36, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Apr 2011
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 31 (332,954)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Risk regulation, risk, contractualism, consequentialism, cost-benefit analysis, interpersonal aggregation, intrapersonal aggregation

15.

Specifying Rights Out of Necessity

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 28, Issue 1, pp. 127-146, 2008
Posted: 25 Jun 2008
John Oberdiek
Rutgers Law School

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