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  1. A Theory of Interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights.George Letsas - 2007 - Oxford University Press.
    A Theory of Interpretation of the European Convention on Human Rights provides a philosophically informed study of the methods of interpretation used by the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. By drawing on Anglo-Americal legal, political and moral philosophy, the book also aims to provide a normative theory of the foundations of the ECHR rights.
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    Two Concepts of the Margin of Appreciation.George Letsas - 2006 - Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 26 (4):705-732.
    The doctrine of the margin of appreciation that the European Court of Human Rights has developed in its case law has given rise to considerable criticism. In this article I draw a distinction between two different ways in which the Court has used the doctrine. The first one is in cases where the Court has to decide whether a particular interference with a Convention freedom is justified. In answering that question, the Court often uses the label ‘margin of appreciation’ without (...)
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    The DNA of Conventions.George Letsas - 2014 - Law and Philosophy 33 (5):535-571.
    This paper defends a moralized account of conventions, according to which conventional practices are necessarily normative reasons that are ultimately grounded on moral principles . It argues that a convention exists just in case the fact that others participate in some common practice as well as facts about their motivating reasons for doing so, justify conformity to that practice. The paper locates this moralized account within the relevant philosophical literature and argues that it does better than its rivals in explaining (...)
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    Accommodating What Needn’T Be Special.George Letsas - 2016 - The Law and Ethics of Human Rights 10 (2):319-340.
    Journal Name: The Law & Ethics of Human Rights Issue: Ahead of print.
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    Reclaiming Proportionality: A Reply to Arthur Ripstein.George Letsas - 2017 - Journal of Applied Philosophy 34 (1):24-31.
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    Dworkin on Human Rights.George Letsas - 2015 - Jurisprudence 6 (2):327-340.
  7. Current Legal Problems 2010 Volume 63.George Letsas - 2010 - Oxford University Press UK.
     
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  8. Monism, Interpretivism and Law's Aim.George Letsas - 2007 - In Michael Freeman & Ross Harrison (eds.), Law and Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
     
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    Introduction to Special Issue on Seana Shiffrin’s Speech Matters.George Letsas - 2019 - Law and Philosophy 38 (5):433-438.
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