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Practical Normativity: Essays on Reasons and Intentions in Law and Practical Reason (edited with G.Pavlakos) (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2015).

Law and Authority Under the Guise of the Good (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2014).

Meta-ethics, Moral Objectivity and Law (Paderborn: Mentis Verlag), Series ‘Perspectives in Analytical Philosophy', Julian Nida –Ruemelin and Georg    Meggle (eds.), 2004. 

Chapters in books:

"Claims of Legal Authorities and 'Expressions of Intentions'": The Limits of the Philosophy of  Language". In: Law and Language: Current Legal Issues, Volume 16, Michael Freeman & Fiona Smith, 2013, OUP.

"The Moral Puzzle of Legal Authority". In: New Essays on the Normativity of Law (Oxford: Hart Publications, 2011)

 “Method in Law: Revision and Description”,  Science or  Jurisprudence? Coyle and Pavlakos (Eds.) (Oxford: Hart Publications, 2005), pp 63-88.


  • "Reasons in Action v Triggering Reasons: A Reply to Enoch on Reason-Giving and Legal Normativity". In: Problema (2013),7
  • If You Cannot Help Being Committed to It, then It Exists:A Defense of Robust Normative Realism". In: 32 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies (2012), issue 4, pp. 823-841
  • "Does Kelsen's Notion of Legal Normativity Rest on a Mistake?". In:  31 Law and Philosophy  (2012), pp. 725-752
  • "Social and Justified Legal Normativity: Unlocking the Mystery of the Relationship" In: Ratio Juris (September 2012), vol. 25, issue 3, pp. 409-433.
  • "Towards a Concept of Human Rights: Inside and Outside Genealogy" In: 98 Archives for the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (2012), issue 3.

           "Objectivity in Law". In: Philosophy Compass (2010), Vol. 5, issue 3, pp. 240-249. 

           "From Shared Agency to the Normativity of Law: Shapiro's". In: Law and  Philosophy, 2009, Vol. 28, No.1, pp. 59-100.      

           “Is Finnis Wrong?: Understanding Normative Jurisprudence”. In: Legal Theory (2007), Volume 13, issues 3-4, pp. 257-283.

            "Peter Winch and H.L.A. Hart: Two Concepts of the Internal Point of Vie". In: The Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, July (2007). 

            “The Methodological Problem in Legal Theory: Descriptive and Normative Jurisprudence Revisited”. In:  Ratio Juris, Vol 19, 2006, pp 26-54. 

            “Method in Law: Revision and Description”,  Science or  Jurisprudence? Coyle and Pavlakos (Eds.) (Oxford: Hart Publications, 2005), pp 63-88. 

            “A Defence of Hart’s Semantics as Non-Ambitious Conceptual Analysis”. In: Legal Theory (2003). 

           “Moral Convictions in Dworkin’s Legal Theory”. In: 1 Rechtstheorie (2001). 

            'Genuine Disagreements: a Realist Reinterpretation of Dworkin'. In: Oxford Journal of Legal Studies (2001) 

             'A Revision of the Epistemic and Constitutive Coherence Theories in Law'. In: Ratio Juris (2001).

Book Reviews:

            Review of Enrico Pattaro's 'The Law and The Right'. In : The Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. XXII, No.2, July 2009, pp. 451-455. 

            Review of Brian Leiter’s Naturalizing Jurisprudence (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). In: Mind, October 2008, 117, pp. 468 

            Review of George Pavlakos’ Our Knowledge of the Law (Oxford: Hart Publications, 2007). In: Modern Law Review, 2009, pp. 327-329. 

            Review of Matthew Kramer’s ‘Objectivity and the Rule of Law’ (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007). In: Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews/ 

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