Selected Publications


“Character and Repeat-Offender Sentencing,” Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence, vol. 35, no.1 (2022): 59-93.

“Shapiro’s Legality,” Journal of Moral Philosophy, vol. 21, no 1 (2015): 83-102. (review essay)

“Moral Emotions and Culpability for Resultant Harm,” Rutgers Law Journal, vol. 42, no. 2 (2011): 315-46.

“Innocents Lost: Proportional Sentencing and the Paradox of Collateral Damage,” Legal Theory, vol. 15, no. 2 (2009): 67-105.

“Legal Formalism, Agent-Neutrality, and Comparative Justice,” Contemporary Readings in Law and Social Justice, vol. 1, no. 1 (2009).

“Why One Basic Principle?,” Utilitas, vol. 19, no. 2 (2007): 220-242.

“Contractualism and Deontic Restrictions,” Ethics, vol. 114, no. 2 (2004): 269-300.

“Consistency, Common Morality, and Reflective Equilibrium,” Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal, vol. 13, no. 3 (2003): 231-58 (Special Issue: Is There a Common Morality?, Guest Editor: Robert M. Veatch).

“Hans Kelsen’s Unstable Alternative to Natural Law: Recent Critiques,” American Journal of Jurisprudence, vol. 41 (1996): 133-64.

“Reconstructing MacKinnon: Essentialism, Humanism, Feminism,” Southern California Review of Law & Women’s Studies, vol. 6 (1996): 89-172.

“Legitimacy, Consequentialism, and Conflict of Laws: Lea Brilmayer’s Rights-Based Theory,” New England Law Review, vol. 30, No. 1 (1995): 39-84.


F.M. Kamm, Bioethical Prescriptions, in Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal (2015).

Paul Hurley, Beyond Consequentialism in Philosophical Review, vol. 122, no. 4 (October, 2013), pp. 657-61.

Richard Ekins, The Nature of Legislative Intent in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (May 28, 2013)

Ronald C. Den Otter, Judicial Review in an Age of Moral Pluralism in Ethics, vol. 121, no. 1 (October 2010), pp. 198-204.

Wilfred Waluchow, A Common Law Theory of Judicial Review in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (November 5, 2008).

F.M. Kamm, Intricate Ethics: Rights, Responsibilities, and Permissible Harm in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (May 17, 2007).

Garrett Cullity, The Moral Demands of Affluence in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (June 13, 2005).

Encylopedia Entries

“Civil Disobedience” in Hugh LaFollette, ed., International Encyclopedia of Ethics (London: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013).

“Euthanasia” in David Levinson, ed., Encyclopedia of Crime & Punishment (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Reference, 2002), pp. 645-50.

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