Explaining Legal Facts
UCLA School of Law and Department of Philosophy
UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 08-19
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.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 16
Keywords: determinants of legal content, explanation, Greenberg, legal positivism, metaethics, moral facts, moral particularism, normative facts, normativity, philosophy, reasons, rational determination
Date posted: May 31, 2008