Honour not the malice of thine enemy so much, as to say, thy misery comes from him; dishonour not the complexion of the times so much, as to say, thy misery comes from them  (J Donne)


Joseph Raz


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Professor, Columbia University Law School

Professor (part time) Kings College, London

My most recent unpublished paper is a comment on Dancy's account of Practical Reasoning.
My paper on Normative Powers had now undergone a 3nd revision.

The Future of State Sovereignty is now published. Several new and unpublished papers have been posted:  Identity and Social Bonds; The Democratic Deficit; and A Comment on Scanlon on Practical Identities  all joined others on the unpublished papers page.  

The Review of Wedgwood's The Value of Rationality and an Interview on Formosa TV are on the Other Publications page.

My Tang Prize lecture, The Law's Own Virtue. is available to hear here. The revised and considerably longer version of the paper is available from the recent publications page.