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On Finnis’s Way In

19 Pages Posted: 3 May 2013  

Michelle Madden Dempsey

Villanova University School of Law

Date Written: Fall 2012

Abstract

This essay, based on a speech presented at Villanova University School of Law on the occasion of the sixth Annual John F. Scarpa Conference, honoring the work of Professor John Finnis, concerns methodological issues in general jurisprudence and comments on the work of Professor Finnis, John Gardner, Joseph Raz and Julie Dickson. Professor Finnis’ response is available at 57(5) Villanova Law Review 925 (2012).

Keywords: jurisprudence, legal philosophy, methodological issues in general jurisprudence

Suggested Citation

Dempsey, Michelle Madden, On Finnis’s Way In (Fall 2012). Villanova Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 5, 2012; Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-3035. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2259889

Michelle Madden Dempsey (Contact Author)

Villanova University School of Law ( email )

299 N. Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA 19085
United States

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