David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Artificial Intelligence and Law 11 (2-3):221-243 (2003)
The paper consists of three parts. In the first part five kinds of defeasibility are distinguished that is ontological, conceptual, epistemic, justification and logical defeasibility. In the second part it is argued that from these, justification defeat is the phenomenon that plays a role in legal reasoning. In the third part, the view is defended that non-monotonic logics are not necessary to model justification defeat, but that they are so to speak the natural way to model this phenomenon.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Jaap Hage (2011). A Model of Juridical Acts: Part 1: The World of Law. [REVIEW] Artificial Intelligence and Law 19 (1):23-48.
Similar books and articles
Claudio de Almeida (2007). Closure, Defeasibility and Conclusive Reasons. Acta Analytica 22 (4):301 - 319.
Robert Audi (1983). Foundationalism, Epistemic Dependence, and Defeasibility. Synthese 55 (1):119 - 139.
Jaap Hage (1996). A Theory of Legal Reasoning and a Logic to Match. Artificial Intelligence and Law 4 (3-4):199-273.
Bartosz Brożek (2004). Defeasibility of Legal Reasoning. Kantor Wydawniczy "Zakamycze".
Arend Soeteman (2003). Legal Logic? Or Can We Do Without? Artificial Intelligence and Law 11 (2-3):197-210.
Jaap Hage & Aleksander Peczenik (2000). Law, Morals and Defeasibility. Ratio Juris 13 (3):305-325.
Eugenio Bulygin (2003). Review of Jaap Hage's Law and Defeasibility. [REVIEW] Artificial Intelligence and Law 11 (2-3):245-250.
Kenneth G. Ferguson (2003). Monotonicity in Practical Reasoning. Argumentation 17 (3):335-346.
Jordi Ferrer Beltrán & Giovanni B. Ratti (2010). Validity and Defeasibility in the Legal Domain. Law and Philosophy 29 (5):601 - 626.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads31 ( #60,250 of 1,101,940 )
Recent downloads (6 months)9 ( #28,723 of 1,101,940 )
How can I increase my downloads?