Professor Joseph Raz FBA

Legal Philosophy with Moral, Political and Legal Philosophy, and Philosophy of Action

Elected 1987

Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year of birth
Year of death
Year elected
Philosophy, Law

Last post

Professor, Columbia University Law School; Professor, King's College London

Past appointments

King's College London University of London Research Professor (part time)

2011 -

University of Oxford Research Professor, University of Oxford

2006 - 2009

Columbia University, New York Professor

1991 -

University of Oxford Professor of the Philosophy of Law and Fellow of Balliol College

1985 - 2006

Nuffield College University of Oxford Research Fellow

1970 - 1972

Balliol College University of Oxford Fellow and Tutor

1970 - 1985

Hebrew University, Jerusalem Law Faculty & Dept. of Philosophy

1967 - 1972


The Practice of Value 2003 Oxford: OUP

Between Authority & Interpretation 2009 Oxford: OUP

From Normativity to Responsibility 2011 OXFORD: OUP

The Concept of a Legal System 1980, 2nd ed. Oxford: OUP

Practical Reason and Norms 1999 (first edition 1975) Oxford: OUP

Value, Respect, and Attachment 2001 Cambridge: CUP

The Authority of Law 1979. Second edition 2009, Oxford: OUP

The morality of freedom 1986

Ethics in the public domain 1995

Engaging reason 2000

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