SMNR: Law and Justice

Class Unique: 29075

The course will be a study of Ronald Dworkin's theory of law and its critics.  Dworkin is one of the most influential thinkers in Anglo-American political and legal philosophy of the past half century.  The study will concentrate on Dworkin’s masterwork Law’s Empire and (time permitting) will examine his later work Justice for Hedgehogs.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday 3:45 - 5:35 pm TNH 3.115
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed


  • Law's Empire - Ronald Dworkin
      Harvard University Press , edition: paperback
      ISBN: 9780674518360   (required)
  • Justice for Hedgehogs - Ronald Dworkin
      Harvard University Press , edition: 2013
      ISBN: 9780674072251   (required)