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Problems of Normativity, Rules and Rule-Following

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  • Presents interdisciplinary insights into the problem of normativity, rules and rule following

  • Allows for confrontation from various approaches

  • Written by leading experts from different philosophical and legal traditions

  • Promotes dialogue among philosophers, logicians and legal theorists

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: Law and Philosophy Library (LAPS, volume 111)

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Table of contents (33 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Philosophical Problems of Normativity and Rule Following

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Separating Rules from Normativity

      • Jaap Hage
      Pages 13-29
    3. The Meaning of Normativity of Meaning

      • Leopold Hess
      Pages 57-66
    4. Rules and Rights

      • Tomasz Pietrzykowski
      Pages 113-121

About this book

This book focuses on the problems of rules, rule-following and normativity as discussed within the areas of analytic philosophy, linguistics, logic and legal theory. Divided into four parts, the volume covers topics in general analytic philosophy, analytic legal theory, legal interpretation and argumentation, logic as well as AI&Law area of research. It discusses, inter alia, “Kripkenstein’s” sceptical argument against rule-following and normativity of meaning, the role of neuroscience in explaining the phenomenon of normativity, conventionalism in philosophy of law, normativity of rules of interpretation, some formal approaches towards rules and normativity as well as the problem of defeasibility of rules. The aim of the book is to provide an interdisciplinary approach to an inquiry into the questions concerning rules, rule-following and normativity.

Keywords

  • Case against Semantic Phenomenology
  • Claritas Doctrine Revisited
  • Communalism and the Failure of the Solitary Language Argument
  • Conceptions of Practical Reason
  • Defeasible Rules
  • Distinct Normative Requirements of Rationality
  • Expressive Conception of Norms
  • Fundamental Legal Reasons
  • Kripkensteins's Rule Following
  • Legal Obligation
  • Meaning of Normativity
  • Multidimensional Rule Visualisations
  • Negating Rules
  • Norms as Social Objects
  • Practical reasoning
  • Principles as a Legal Problem
  • Pure Theory of Law
  • Regulative Rules are Constitutive Rules
  • Role of Argumentation Theory in the Logic of Judgments
  • Rule Following and Logic
  • Rules and Rights
  • Rules as Patterns
  • Rules as Reason-Giving Facts
  • Rules as Soft Constraints on Possible Worlds
  • Validity of Moral Rules

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Legal Theory, Jagiellonian University Faculty of Law, Kraków, Poland

    Michał Araszkiewicz, Paweł Banaś, Tomasz Gizbert-Studnicki, Krzysztof Płeszka

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USD 109.00
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Softcover Book
USD 149.99
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Hardcover Book
USD 159.99
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