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  1. Neil MacCormick (2008). Practical Reason in Law and Morality. Oxford University Press.
    Incentives and reasons -- Values and human nature -- Right and wrong -- Questions of trust -- Autonomy and freedom -- Obedience, freedom, and engagement : or utility? -- Society, property, and commerce -- On justice -- Using freedom well -- Judging : legal cases and moral questions -- Practical reason, law, and state.
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  2. Neil MacCormick (2007). Institutions of Law: An Essay in Legal Theory. Oxford University Press.
    On normative order -- On institutional order-- Law and the constitutional state -- A problem : rules or habits? -- On persons -- Wrongs and duties -- Legal positions and relations : rights and obligations -- Legal relations and things : property -- Legal powers and validity -- Powers and public law : law and politics -- Constraints on power : fundamental rights -- Criminal law and civil society : law and morality -- Private law and civil society : law (...)
     
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  3. Neil Maccormick & Beverley Brown (2006). Filosofia do direito. Critica.
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  4. Neil Maccormick (2005). El Proceso Constitucional Europeo: Una Visión Teórica. Anales de la Cátedra Francisco Suárez 39:289-336.
    In 1999, my work as a full-time law professor came to a temporary halt. Shortly before this happened, I brought out a book called Questioning Sovereignty 1 . This attempted to apply my version of the institutional theory of law to certain urgent contemporary questions in the philosophy of law and political philosophy circulating around the ideas and the roles of law, state, and nation in ‘the European Commonwealth’ (as I there called it). Then, partly by chance, I was elected (...)
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  5. Neil MacCormick (2005). Rhetoric and the Rule of Law: A Theory of Legal Reasoning. Oxford University Press.
    This book discusses theories of legal reasoning and provides an overall view of the rhetoric of legal justification. It shows how and why lawyers arguments can be rationally persuasive even though rarely, if ever, logically conclusive or compelling. It examines the role of "legal syllogism" and universality of legal reasoning, looking at arguments of consequentialism and principle, and concludes by questioning the infallibility of judges as lawmakers.
     
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  6. Fernando Atria Lemaître & Neil Maccormick (2003). Law and Legal Interpretation. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
     
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  7. Neil MacCormick (2001). Rhetoric and the Rule of Law. The Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy 11:51-67.
    The thesis that propositions of law are intrinsically arguable is opposed by the antithesis that the Rule of Law is valued for the sake of legal certainty. The synthesis considers the insights of theories of rhetoric and proceduralist theories of practical reason, then locates the problem of indeterminacy of law in the context of the challengeable character of governmental action under free governments. This is not incompatible with, but required by the Rule of Law, which is misstated as securing legal (...)
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  8. N. MacCormick (1999). Editor's Preface. Law and Philosophy 18 (5):443-445.
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  9. Neil MacCormick (1999). Powers and Power-Conferring Norms. In Stanley L. Paulson (ed.), Normativity and Norms: Critical Perspectives on Kelsenian Themes. OUP Oxford
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  10. Neil Maccormick (1999). Questioning Sovereignty Law, State, and Nation in the European Commonwealth. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
     
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  11. Neil Maccormick (1999). Retórica y Estado de Derecho. Isegoría 21:5-21.
    El lugar común de que las proposiciones jurídicas son intrínsecamente argumentabIes se opone al lugar común rival de que el Estado de Derecho es valorado en consideración a la certeza jurídica. La reconciliación de esos aparentes contrarios toma en cuenta las aportaciones de las teorías de la retórica y de las teorías procedímentales de la razón práctica, situando así el problema de la indeterminación del Derecho en el contexto del carácter cuestionable de la acción estatal en los Estados libres. Esto (...)
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  12. N. MacCormick (1998). Norms, Institutions, and Institutional Facts. Law and Philosophy 17 (3):301-345.
    Norms explained as grounds of practical judgment, using example of queue. Some norms informal, inexact, depend on common understanding (`conventions'); some articulated in context of two-tier normative order: `rules', explicit or implicit. Logical structure of rules displayed. Informal and formal normative order explained, `institutional facts' depend on acts and events interpreted in the light of normative order. Practical force of rules differentiated; either `absolute application' or `strict application' or `discretionary application', depending on second-tier empowerment. Discretion can be guided by values, (...)
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  13. N. MacCormick (1998). Review Article. Risking Constitutional Collision in Europe? Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 18 (3):517-532.
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  14. N. Maccormick (1997). Democracy, Subsidiarity, and Citizenship in the ‘European Commonwealth’. Law and Philosophy 16 (4):331-356.
    Is there a ‘constitutional moment’in contemporary Europe? What if anything is the constitution of the European Union; what kind of polity is the Union? The suggestion offered is that there is a legally constituted order, and that a suitable term to apply to it is a ‘commonwealth’, comprising a commonwealth of ‘post-sovereign’ states. Is it a democratic commonwealth, and can it be? Is there sufficiently a demos or ‘people’ for democracy to be possible? If not democratic, what is it? Monarchy, (...)
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  15. Neil Maccormick (1997). Constructing Legal Systems "European Union" in Legal Theory.
     
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  16. Neil MacCormick (1995). The Relative Heteronomy of Law. European Journal of Philosophy 3 (1):69-85.
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  17. Werner Krawietz, Neil MacCormick, G. H. von Wright & Robert S. Summers (eds.) (1994). Prescriptive Formality and Normative Rationality in Modern Legal Systems: Festschrift for Robert S. Summers. Duncker & Humblot.
     
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  18. Neil Maccormick (1994). Contemporary Questions in Legal Theory Intensive Course. Faculty of Law, University of Toronto].
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  19. Neil MacCormick (1994). Legal Reasoning and the Institutional Theory of Law. Rechtstheorie. Beiheft 14:117-139.
     
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  20. Neil MacCormick (1994). Sovereignty, Democracy, Subsidiarity. Rechtstheorie 25 (3):281-290.
     
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  21. Neil Maccormick (1994). The Concept of Law and 'The Concept of Law'. Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 14 (1):1-23.
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  22. Neil MacCormick (1994). Book Review:Interpretation and Legal Theory. Andrei Marmor. [REVIEW] Ethics 105 (1):195-.
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  23. Neil Maccormick (1993). Argumentation and Interpretation in Law. Ratio Juris 6 (1):16-29.
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  24. Neil Maccormick (1993). Herbert L. A. Hart: In Memoriam. Ratio Juris 6 (3):337-338.
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  25. N. MacCormick & Natural Law (1992). Natural Law Theory: Contemporary Essays. In Robert P. George (ed.), Natural Law Theory: Contemporary Essays. Oxford University Press
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  26. Neil MacCormick (1992). A Deductivist Rejoinder to a Semiotic Critique. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law - Revue Internationale de Sémiotique Juridique 5 (2):215-224.
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  27. Neil MacCormick (1992). Further Thoughts on Institutional Facts. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law - Revue Internationale de Sémiotique Juridique 5 (1):3-15.
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  28. Neil MacCormick (1992). Legal Deduction, Legal Predicates and Expert Systems. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law - Revue Internationale de Sémiotique Juridique 5 (2):181-202.
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  29. Neil MacCormick (1991). Notes on Narrativity and the Normative Syllogism. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law - Revue Internationale de Sémiotique Juridique 4 (2):163-174.
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  30. Neil MacCormick (1991). Review: Law, State and Feminism: MacKinnon's Theses Considered. [REVIEW] Law and Philosophy 10 (4):447 - 452.
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  31. Neil Maccormick (1991). David Lieberman, The Province of Legislation Determined: Legal Theory in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press (Ideas in Context Series), 1989, Pp. Xiii + 312. Utilitas 3 (02):313-.
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  32. Jeffrie G. Murphy & Neil MacCormick (1991). Book Review. [REVIEW] Law and Philosophy 10 (4):433-452.
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  33. Neil Maccormick (1990). Reconstruction After Deconstruction: A Response to CLS. Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 10 (4):539-558.
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  34. Neil Maccormick, Ota Weinberger & Massimo La Torre (1990). Il Diritto Come Istituzione.
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  35. Robert Alexy, Ruth M. Adler & Neil Maccormick (1989). A Theory of Legal Argumentation the Theory of Rational Discourse as Theory of Legal Justification. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
     
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  36. Neil MacCormick (1989). Discretion and Rights. Law and Philosophy 8 (1):23 - 36.
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  37. Neil Maccormick (1989). Political and Literary. Law and Philosophy 8:23-36.
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  38. Neil Maccormick (1989). The Ethics of Legalism. Ratio Juris 2 (2):184-193.
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  39. Neil MacCormick & Zenon Bankowski (eds.) (1989). Enlightenment, Rights, and Revolution: Essays in Legal and Social Philosophy. Aberdeen University Press.
     
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  40. Neil Maccormick (1988). Institutions, Arrangements and Practical Information. Ratio Juris 1 (1):73-82.
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  41. Neil MacCormick (1987). Antony Duff and Nigel Simmonds, Eds., Philosophy and the Criminal Law Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 7 (5):190-192.
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  42. Neil Maccormick (1987). Antony Duff and Nigel Simmonds, Eds., Philosophy and the Criminal Law. [REVIEW] Philosophy in Review 7:190-192.
     
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  43. Neil Maccormick (1987). Essays on Kelsen. Philosophical Books 28 (3):183-186.
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  44. Neil Maccormick & Ota Weinberger (1986). An Institutional Theory of Law New Approaches to Legal Positivism. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
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  45. Neil Maccormick, Stavros Panou, Luigi Lombardi Vallauri & World Congress on Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (1985). Conditions of Validity and Cognition in Modern Legal Thought.
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  46. Neil Maccormick & Ota Weinberger (1985). Grundlagen des Institutionalistischen Rechtspositivismus. Monograph Collection (Matt - Pseudo).
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  47. Neil MacCormick (1982). Law and Enlightenment. In Campbell & Skinner (ed.), The Origins and Nature of the Scottish Enlightenment. 150--66.
  48. Neil MacCormick (1982/1984). Legal Right and Social Democracy: Essays in Legal and Political Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
    This work is a controversial collection of interrelated papers investigating and arguing about issues of concern to lawyers and politicians today. MacCormick combines a scholarly concern with leading thinkers such as John Locke, Lord Stair, Adam Smith and David Hume, John Rawls, Ronald Dworkin, and Patrick Atiyah, and stringently argued view of questions of political obligation, civil liberty, and legal rights.
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  49. Neil MacCormick (1982). Rights, Claims and Remedies. Law and Philosophy 1 (2):337 - 357.
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  50. Neil Maccormick (1982). Legal Reasoning and Practical Reason. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 7 (1):271-286.
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