Dan Priel

York University - Osgoode Hall Law School

Visiting Professor

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3

Canada

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1.

The Place of Legitimacy in Legal Theory

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 57, No. 1, 2011, Warwick School of Law Research Paper No. 2010/04
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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legal positivism, Dworkin, legitimacy, legal validity, jurisprudence

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Towards Classical Legal Positivism

Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 20/2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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legal positivism, natural law, Hobbes, Bentham, Hart, internal point of view

3.

Jurisprudence Between Science and the Humanities

Warwick School of Law Research Paper No. 2010/07
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Legal Science, Legal Philosophy, Law and Humanities, Legal Positivism, Legal Realism

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H.L.A. Hart and the Invention of Legal Philosophy

Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 17/2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Sep 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Jurisprudence, H.L.A. Hart, John Austin, Normativity

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Legal Realism and Natural Law

Law, Theory and History: New Essays on a Neglected Topic (Maksymilian Del Mar & Michael Lobban eds., 2015, Forthcoming), Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14/2015, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2015/20
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 21 May 2015
Dan Priel and Charles L. Barzun
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
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legal realism, natural law, Karl Llewellyn, Jerome Frank, jurisprudence

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The Boundaries of Law and the Purpose of Legal Philosophy

Law and Philosophy, 2008/09
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, morality, boundaries

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Were the Legal Realists Legal Positivists?

Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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legal positivism, legal realism, leiter, hard positivism, jurisprudence, adjudication

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Jurisprudence and Psychology

New Waves in Philosophy of Law, Forthcoming, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 49/2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2014
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, law, practice of law, psychology

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That Can't Be Rights (Review of Robert Stevens's 'Torts and Rights')

Jurisprudence, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Thinking Like a Lawyer

Journal of Legal Education, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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analogy, legal reasoning, jurisprudence, precedent

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Positivism and the Separation of Law and Jurisprudence

Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 26/2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, political philosophy, legal positivism, H.L.A. Hart

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Torts, Rights, and Right-Wing Ideology

Torts Law Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Reconstructing Fuller's Argument Against Legal Positivism

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2013, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 16/2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2013
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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H.L.A. Hart, Lon L. Fuller, legal positivism, internal morality of law, jurisprudence

14.

The Misguided Search for the Nature of Law

Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 34/2015
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2015
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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conceptual jurisprudence, nature of law, conceptual analysis, H.L.A. Hart

15.

Private Law: Commutative or Distributive?

Forthcoming, Modern Law Review, Volume 77 (2014), Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 56/2013
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2015
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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private law, commutative justice, corrective justice, distributive justice, history of philosophy

16.

Jurisprudence and (Its) History

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 101, No. 4, 2015, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2015-30, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 24/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2015 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2015
Charles L. Barzun and Dan Priel
University of Virginia School of Law and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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methodology, legal theory, legal history, legal realism, jurisprudence, positivism, natural law, Hobbes, Bentham, Austin, Hart

17.

Description and Evaluation in Jurisprudence

Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming, Warwick School of Law Research Paper No. 2010-01
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2010
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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The Return of Legal Realism

Forthcoming in the Oxford Handbook of Historical Legal Research (Markus D. Dubber & Christopher Tomlins eds., 2018)., Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Jun 2017
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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legal realism, legal history, jurisprudence, history of jurisprudence, Karl Llewellyn

19.

One Right Answer?: The Meta Edition

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 May 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Forty Years On

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, legal positivism, Dworkin, courts, politics

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Tort Law for Cynics

Modern Law Review, Volume 77 (2014), Osgoode CLPE Research Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2014
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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tort law, duty of care, negligence

Tort Law for Cynics

The Modern Law Review, Vol. 77, Issue 5, pp. 703-731, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Aug 2014
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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In Defence of Quasi-Contract

Modern Law Review, 2012, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 22/2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2014
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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unjust enrichment, restitution, quasi-contract, fairness

23.

A Public Role for the Intentional Torts

King's Law Journal, vol. 22, no. 1
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Tort Law, Public Law, Private Law, Vindication Of Rights, Trespass, Intentional Torts

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Holmes's 'Path of the Law' as Non-Analytic Jurisprudence

(2016) 35 University of Queensland Law Journal
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2016
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Oliver Wendell Holmes, The Path of the Law, evolutionary jurisprudence, bad man, universal history

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Conceptions of Authority and the Anglo-American Common Law Divide

American Journal of Comparative Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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common law, comparative law, authority, law and politics

26.

Lon Fuller's Political Jurisprudence of Freedom

Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies (2014) (Part of a symposium on "The Morality of Law at 50")., Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 55/2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Jan 2014
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Lon Fuller, republicanism, freedom, conceptual jurisprudence, rule of law

27.

The Justice in Unjust Enrichment

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, 51:3 (2014)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Feb 2014
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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unjust enrichment, restitution, corrective justice, fairness

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Jurisprudential Disagreements and Descriptivism

Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 43/2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Sep 2013
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, descriptive jurisprudence, jurisprudential methodology, legal positivism, H.L.A. Hart

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The Possibility of Naturalistic Jurisprudence: Legal Positivism and Natural Law Theory Revisited

Revus: Journal for Constitutional Theory and Philosophy of Law, Forthcoming, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2017
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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naturalism, naturalistic jurisprudence, legal positivism, natural law, moral psychology

The Political Origins of English Private Law

Journal of Law and Society, Volume 40 (2013), Forthcoming, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 2013/17
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Apr 2013
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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law and politics, A.V. Dicey, private law, rule of law, political legitimacy

The Political Origins of English Private Law

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 40, Issue 4, pp. 481-508, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Nov 2013
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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The Philosophies of the Common Law and Their Implications: Common Law Divergences, Public Authority Liability, and the Future of a Common Law World

Forthcoming in The Common Law of Obligations: Divergence and Unity (Oxford: Hart Publishing, Andrew Robertson & Michael Tilbury eds., 2015)., Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13/2015
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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common law, comparative law, jurisprudence, legitimacy, tort liability of public authorities

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British Politics, the Welfare State, and Tort Liability of Public Authorities

Warwick School of Law Research Paper No. 2010/14
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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tort, conservatism, public authorities, negligence, ideology, New

33.

The Law and Politics of Unjust Enrichment

University of Toronto Law Journal, Volume 63, number 4 (2013), Forthcoming, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 15/2013
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2013
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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restitution, unjust enrichment, comparative law, legal realism, formalism

34.

The Scientific Model of Jurisprudence

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Sep 2010
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, methodology, evaluation, neutrality

35.

Free-Floating from Reality

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 21, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2009
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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inclusive legal positivism, legal positivism, jurisprudence

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Two Models of General Jurisprudence

Transnational Legal Theory, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2013, Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 39/2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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general jurisprudence, William Twining, Jeremy Bentham, H.L.A. Hart, legal pluralism

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Not All Law Is an Artifact: Jurisprudence Meets the Common Law

Law As an Artifact (Luka Burazin & Kenneth Einar Himma eds., 2018), Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2018
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, custom, common law, adjudication, social norms, legal positivism

38.

Criminalization and Welfare

Criminalization: Domestic and International Perspectives (Neha Jain & François Tanguay Renaud eds., Oxford University Press, 2017 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Sep 2016
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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criminal law, criminalization, mala prohibita, mala in se

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Law and Digestion: A Brief History of an Unpalatable Idea

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2018
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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legal realism, Karl Llewellyn, Jerome Frank, adjudication

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Law as a Social Construction and Conceptual Legal Theory

38 Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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jurisprudence, legal positivism, social construction, conceptual analysis, nature of law

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Where Law and Morality Meet

Modern Law Review, Vol. 69, pp. 114-119, January 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 May 2006
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Sanction and Obligation in Hart's Theory of Law

Ratio Juris, Vol. 21, Issue 3, pp. 404-411, September 2008
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Aug 2008
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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In Defence of Quasi‐Contract

The Modern Law Review, Vol. 75, January 2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Farewell to the Exclusive-Inclusive Debate

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 25, Issue 4, pp. 675-696, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School

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Jurisprudence and Necessity

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2007
Posted: 21 Jun 2007
Dan Priel
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School

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legal theory, concept of law