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Jurisprudence Course

Jurisprudence Course

By Scott Shapiro
Course on Jurisprudence
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Meta-interpretation
1) Interpretive Methodologies; 2) The Standard Picture; 3) Economy of Trust
42:49
July 5, 2020
Episode 15: Planning Theory of Law II
1) Solving the puzzles; 2) Why I’m not an Inclusive Legal Positivist, Part II; 3) Logic of Planning
48:28
June 21, 2020
Episode 14: Planning Theory of Law I
1) Planning; 2) Law as a Planning Organization; 3) The Moral Aim Thesis
58:32
June 14, 2020
Episode 13: Why I am not an Inclusive Legal Positivist, Part I
1) Raz on Authority; 2) The Argument from Authority; 3) The Practical Difference Thesis
50:59
May 30, 2020
Episode 12: Law as Integrity
1) Concept vs Conception; 2) Conventionalism; 3) Hercules
01:03:02
May 23, 2020
Episode 11: Law’s Empire Strikes Back
1) Recap; 2) Theoretical Disagreements; 3) Constructive Interpretation
54:24
May 16, 2020
Episode 10: Hart on Law and Morality
1) Justice in Law; 2) Minimum content of the Natural Law; 3) Normative Legal Positivism
53:07
May 9, 2020
Episode 9: Hart on Interpretation
1) Formalism and open texture; 2) Rule skepticism; 3) Fuller’s critique
56:54
May 3, 2020
Episode 8: The Hart-Dworkin Debate
1) Rules vs Principles; 2) Principles in hard cases; 3) Exclusive vs Inclusive Legal Positivism
51:24
April 25, 2020
Episode 7: Critique of Hart’s Theory
1) Hart’s solution to Chicken-Egg Puzzle and Hume’s Challenge; 2) Are Social Rules Social Practices?; 3) Expressing Yourself Legally (plus: Roast Chicken recipe)
01:14:36
April 18, 2020
Episode 6: The Rule of Recognition
1) Intro to Rule of Recognition; 2) Properties of the Rule of Recognition; 3) The Rule of Recognition Rules
51:56
April 11, 2020
Episode 5: Hart’s Critique of Austin II
1) Duty, Command, Custom; 2) Sovereignty as habit; 3) Internal Point of View
44:60
April 5, 2020
Episode 4: Hart’s Critique of Austin I
1) Power conferring rules; 2) Nullities as Sanctions; 3) Kelsen’s theory
01:19:46
March 28, 2020
Episode 3: Chicken or Egg?
1) How is legal authority possible; 2) Hume’s Puzzle; 3) Austin’s theory of law
42:45
March 21, 2020
Episode 2: What is law?
1) What is “What is law”? 2) Legal Facts 3) Positivism vs Natural Law
33:31
March 16, 2020