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Ronald Dworkin

Former Philosopher and Scholar of U.S. Constitutional Law

Ronald Dworkin

Ronald Dworkin (1931-2013) was the Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law at New York University and the Quain Professor of Jurisprudence at University College London.

He is the author of many articles in philosophical and legal journals as well as articles on legal and political topics in the New York Review of Books.

His books include: Taking Rights Seriously (1977); A Matter of Principle (1985); Law's Empire (1986); Philosophical Issues in Senile Dementia (1987); A Bill of Rights for Britain (1990); Life's Dominion (1993);  Freedom's Law (1996); Is Democracy Possible Here? Principles for a New Political Debate (2006); and Justice for Hedgehogs (2011).

Last Updated: July 17, 2017