24 Pages Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Date Written: January 15, 2004
I defend Lon Fuller’s view that the rule of law has conditional non-instrumental as well as instrumental moral value. The rule of law is conditionally non-instrumentally valuable in virtue of how a legal system structures political relationships.
Keywords: Fuller, Raz, Hart, philosophy of law, legal positivism, legal philosophy, agency, rule of law
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Murphy, Colleen, Lon Fuller and the Moral Value of the Rule of Law (January 15, 2004). Law and Philosophy, Vol. 24, 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1690025