Explaining Legal Facts
16 Pages Posted: 31 May 2008
Date Written: August 2007
This paper was presented at the American Philosophical Association's 2007 Berger Prize session. It is a reply to Jeffrey Brand-Ballard's comment on my paper, How Facts Make Law, which was awarded the 2007 Berger Memorial Prize for the outstanding paper in philosophy of law published during 2004 and 2005.
Keywords: determinants of legal content, explanation, Greenberg, legal positivism, metaethics, moral facts, moral particularism, normative facts, normativity, philosophy, reasons, rational determination
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation