Legal positivism; Effectiveness and validity of law; Social norms; Law-Philosophy
Wil Waluchow, McMaster University, discusses four concepts of legal validity and how these might help understand the role of constitutional moral tests for legal validity.
Respondent: Les Green Osgoode Hall Law School/Oxford University
Waluchow, Will; Green, Leslie; Guidice, Michael; and Tanguay-Renaud, François, "Four Concepts of Validity: Further Reflections on the Inclusive/Exclusive Positivism Debate" (2008). Legal Philosophy Between State and Transnationalism Seminar Series. 17.