David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Hart's "Ascription of Responsibility and Rights" is where we find perhaps the first clear pronouncement of defeasibility and the technical introduction of the term. The paper has been criticised, disavowed, and never quite fully redeemed. Its lurid history is now being used as an excuse for dismissing the importance of defeasibility
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(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
Douglas Walton (2011). Defeasible Reasoning and Informal Fallacies. Synthese 179 (3):377 - 407.
Douglas Walton (2010). Similarity, Precedent and Argument From Analogy. Artificial Intelligence and Law 18 (3):217-246.
Similar books and articles
Pietro Denaro (2012). Moral Harm and Moral Responsibility: A Defence of Ascriptivism. Ratio Juris 25 (2):149-179.
H. L. A. Hart (1994). The Concept of Law. Oxford University Press.
Jordi Ferrer Beltrán & Giovanni B. Ratti (2010). Validity and Defeasibility in the Legal Domain. Law and Philosophy 29 (5):601 - 626.
E. Diaz-Leon (2011). Reductive Explanation, Concepts, and a Priori Entailment. Philosophical Studies 155 (1):99-116.
William Sweet (1993). Anti-Foundationalism, Hendrik Hart and the Nature and Function of Religious Belief. Philosophy and Theology 8 (2):167-191.
John Gardner (2008). Hart and Feinberg on Responsibility. In Matthew H. Kramer (ed.), The Legacy of H. Oxford University Press.
H. L. A. Hart, P. M. S. Hacker & Joseph Raz (eds.) (1977). Law, Morality, and Society: Essays in Honour of H. L. A. Hart. Clarendon Press.
Mikael Janvid (2008). The Experiential Defeasibility and Overdetermination of A Priori Justification. Journal of Philosophical Research 33:271-278.
Brian Bix (1991). H. L. A. Hart and the “Open Texture” of Language. Law and Philosophy 10 (1):51 - 72.
H. L. A. Hart & Ruth Gavison (eds.) (1987). Issues in Contemporary Legal Philosophy: The Influence of H.L.A. Hart. Oxford University Press.
Mark Lance & Margaret Little (2004). Defeasibility and the Normative Grasp of Context. Erkenntnis 61 (2/3):435 - 455.
John Gardner (2011). Hart on Legality, Justice and Morality. Jurisprudence 1 (2):253-265.
Richard W. Wright (2008). The Nightmare and the Noble Dream : Hart and Honore on Causation and Responsibility. In Matthew H. Kramer (ed.), The Legacy of H.L.A. Hart: Legal, Political, and Moral Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
Added to index2010-12-22
Total downloads14 ( #164,544 of 1,696,587 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #144,274 of 1,696,587 )
How can I increase my downloads?