A Hedgehog's Unity of Value

26 Pages Posted: 28 May 2014 Last revised: 26 Jul 2014

See all articles by Joseph Raz

Joseph Raz

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law; Columbia University - Law School; King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law

Date Written: May 26, 2014


The paper examine various interpretations of Dworkin's thesis of the Unity of Value, as expressed and defended in his book Justice for Hedgehogs. The revision (3rd June) improves the explanation of the role of interpretation regarding unity of value, and adds some other smaller points.

Keywords: Dworkin, Value, Unity

Suggested Citation

Raz, Joseph, A Hedgehog's Unity of Value (May 26, 2014). Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 32/2014; Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-396; King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2014-26. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2441858 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2441858

Joseph Raz (Contact Author)

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law ( email )

St. Cross Building
St. Cross Road
Oxford, OX1 3UJ
United Kingdom

HOME PAGE: http://josephnraz.googlepages.com/home

Columbia University - Law School ( email )

435 West 116th Street
New York, NY 10025
United States

HOME PAGE: http://josephnraz.googlepages.com/home

King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law ( email )

Somerset House East Wing
London, WC2R 2LS
United Kingdom

Register to save articles to
your library


Paper statistics

Abstract Views
PlumX Metrics