John Oberdiek

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

Professor

217 North 5th Street

Camden, NJ 08102

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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jurisprudence, legal theory, moral philosophy, methodology

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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tort law, tort theory, negligence, legal philosophy, risk, duty, breach, causation

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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tort law, tort theory, philosophy of law, responsibility, liability, rights, compensation, harms, wrongs, fault, corrective justice, distributive justice

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Towards a Right Against Risking

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 28, 367-392, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Sep 2009
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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risk, risking, rights, morality

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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deontology, non-consequentialism, consequentialism, deontological constraints, agent-centered restrictions, culpability, intention, causation, responsibility, action

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The Ideal of Justice

Jurisprudence (Symposium Issue), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Amartya Sen, John Rawls, GA Cohen, The Idea of Justice, justice, ideal theory, political philosophy, democracy

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Introduction to Civil Wrongs and Justice in Private Law

Paul B. Miller and John Oberdiek, eds., Civil Wrongs and Justice in Private Law (Oxford University Press, 2020), Rutgers Law School Research Paper No. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jun 2021
Paul B. Miller and John Oberdiek
Notre Dame Law School and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Jurisprudence, legal theory, private law theory, civil wrongs, private wrongs, remedies, tort law, property law, contract law, fiduciary law, equity

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The Moral Significance of Risking

Legal Theory, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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risk, risk imposition, negligence, torts, tort theory, legal theory, moral theory, philosophy

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Michael Moore, proximate cause, legal cause, causation, risk, risk rule, harm within the risk, morality

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Imposing Risk: A Normative Framework (OUP, 2017) (Introduction)

Imposing Risk: A Normative Framework (OUP, 2017); ISBN: 9780199594054
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Oct 2017
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Risk, Risk Imposition, Rights, Autonomy, Moral Significance, Contractualism, Philosophy, Law

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Perfecting Distributive Justice

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Specifying Constitutional Rights

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, p. 231, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Apr 2011
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Constitutional Law, Constitutional Rights, Rights, Specificationism

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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torts, tort theory, private law, formalism, instrumentalism, duty, legal philosophy, moral philosophy, morality

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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The Trouble with Trespass

Rutgers Law School Research Paper, Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Law, Volume 5 (Oxford University Press, 2024), edited by Leslie Green and Brian Leiter
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Mar 2024
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Tort law, tort theory, trespass, battery, strict liability, necessity, self-defense, Vincent v. Lake Erie, Ploof v. Putnam

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Wrongs, Remedies, and the Persistence of Reasons: Re-Examining the Continuity Thesis

Rutgers Law School Research Paper No. Forthcoming, Private Law and Practical Reason: Essays on John Gardner's Private Law Theory (Oxford University Press, 2023), edited by Haris Psarras and Sandy Steel (eds.)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Mar 2024
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Tort law, tort theory, John Gardner, continuity thesis, relational duty, wrong

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Risk regulation, risk, contractualism, consequentialism, cost-benefit analysis, interpersonal aggregation, intrapersonal aggregation

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It's Something Personal: On Relationally of Duty and Civil Wrongs

Civil Wrongs and Justice in Private Law (Oxford University Press 2020), Paul B. Miller and John Oberdiek (eds.), Rutgers Law School Research Paper No. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2024
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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torts, negligence, duty, wrong, relationality, bilateral, omnilateral, Palsgraf

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The Wrong in Negligence

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 41, No. 4 (2021), 1174-1196, Rutgers Law School Research Paper No. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Apr 2024
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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tort law, tort theory, negligence, duty, breach, injury, damages, Arthur Ripstein, Benjamin Zipursky, John Goldberg, John Gardner

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Private Law Adjudication, Retroactivity, and the Rule of Law

Rutgers Law School Research Paper Forthcoming, Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence (forthcoming 2024)
Number of pages: 6
John Oberdiek
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School
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Ernest Weinrib, private law, adjudication, rule of law, retroactivity

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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, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Law School

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