Jules Coleman, Yale University

The Moral Semantics of Legal Discourse

Thu, 11/06/2008
4:30 - 6:15 PM, 127 Corwin Hall
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Public Speaker

Jules Coleman is the Wesley Newcomb Hohfeld Professor of Jurisprudence and Professor of Philosophy at Yale Law School. Educated at Brooklyn College with a Ph.D. in philosophy from Rockefeller University and an M.S.L. from Yale Law School, Professor Coleman teaches in the areas of philosophy of law; torts; law, language and truth; political philosophy; and rational choice. His books include Hart’s Postscript, The Practice of Principle, and Oxford Handbook of Jurisprudence and the Philosophy of Law (with S. Shapiro).