Etica & Politica / Ethics & Politics (2006) VIII/1

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Monographica: Diritto e interpretazione: prospettive, analisi e problemi
On Law and Interpretation: perspectives, analysis and problems

Aldo Schiavello
Some introductory remarks on legal interpretation and legal reasoning. A philosophical approach

Enrico Diciotti
Le giustificazioni interpretative nella pratica dell’interpretazione giuridica

Vittorio Villa
La teoria dell’interpretazione giuridica fra formalismo e antiformalismo

Francesco Viola
Ermeneutica filosofica, pluralismo e diritto

Mauro Barberis
Pluralismo argomentativo. Sull’argomentazione dell’interpretazione

Damiano Canale
La precomprensione dell’interprete è arbitraria?

Giorgio Pino
Conflitto e bilanciamento tra diritti fondamentali. Una mappa dei problemi

Vito Velluzzi
Osservazioni sulla semantica delle clausole generali

Dialoghi di Etica

Gianfranco Pellegrino

Sergio Cremaschi
Sidgwick e il progetto di un’etica scientifica

Lorenzo Greco
Sidgwick e il fallimento dell’etica scientifica. Commento a Cremaschi

Gianfranco Pellegrino
Sidgwick e la difesa dell’utilitarismo. Commento a Cremaschi

Sergio Cremaschi
Sidgwick e il progetto di un’etica scientifica: risposte a Greco e Pellegrino

Paolo Zecchinato
Fatto/Valore: fine di una dicotomia?

Caterina Botti
Asseribilità garantita, scienza ed etica. Commento a Zecchinato

Roberto Mordacci
Grande divisione e modelli alternativi di fondazione dell’etica. Commento a Zecchinato

Simone Pollo
Il legame fatti/valori e la storia evolutiva della moralità. Commento a Zecchinato

Paolo Zecchinato
Fatto/valore: fine di una dicotomia? Risposte a Botti, Mordacci e Pollo

Piergiorgio Donatelli
Etica e analisi concettuale. La riflessione morale di Cora Diamond

Sergio Filippo Magni
Etica e analisi concettuale. Commento a Donatelli

Pierpaolo Marrone
Cosa resta della spiegazione. Un commento a Donatelli


F. Trifirò
John Rawls: anti-foundationalism, deliberative democracy, and cosmpolitanism

G. De Grandis
The Rise (and Fall?) of Normative Ethics. A Critical notice of Sergio Cremaschi’s L’etica del Novecento



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Riccardo Fanciullacci (Venezia)

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Roberto Festa (Trieste)

Giovanni Giorgini (Bologna)

Edoardo Greblo (Trieste)

Fabio Polidori (Trieste)


Enrico Marchetto (Trieste)


A. Agnelli † (Trieste), A. Allegra (Perugia), G. Alliney (Macerata), S. Amato (Catania), M. Anzalone (Napoli), D. Ardilli (Modena), F. Aronadio (Roma), G. Azzoni (Pavia), F. Bacchini (Sassari), E. Berti (Padova), M. Bettetini (Milano), P. Bettineschi (Venezia), P. Biasetti (Padova), G. Bistagnino (Milano) R. Caporali (Bologna), A.A. Cassi (Bergamo), G. Catapano (Padova), M. Cossutta (Trieste), L. Cova (Trieste), S. Cremaschi (Vercelli), G. Cevolani (Modena), R. Cristin (Trieste), U. Curi (Padova), G. De Anna (Udine), P. Donatelli (Roma), P. Donini (Milano), M. Faraguna (Milano), M. Ferraris (Torino), L. Floridi (Oxford), R. Frega (Bologna), S. Fuselli (Verona), A. Fussi (Pisa), C. Galli (Bologna), R. Giovagnoli (Roma), P. Kobau (Torino), E. Irrera (Bologna), E. Lecaldano (Roma), L.A. Macor (Oxford), E. Manganaro (Trieste), G. Maniaci (Palermo), R. Martinelli (Trieste), F.G. Menga (Tübingen), R. Mordacci (Milano), V. Morfino (Milano), B. de Mori (Padova), M. Pagano (Vercelli), G. Pellegrino (Roma), V. Rasini (Modena-Reggio Emilia), M. Reichlin (Milano), M. Renzo (Stirling), A. Rigobello (Roma), P.A. Rovatti (Trieste), S. Semplici (Roma), A. Schiavello (Palermo), A. Sciumè (Bergamo), M. Sgarbi (Venezia), F. Toto (Roma), F. Trabattoni (Milano), F. Trifirò (London), M.S. Vaccarezza (Genova), C. Vigna (Venezia), P. Vignola (Guayaquil) S. Zeppi † (Trieste).


J. Allan (New Zealand), K. Ballestrem (Germany), T. Bedorf (Germany), G. Betz (Germany), W. Block (USA), M. Byron (USA), S. Chambers (Canada), J. Coleman (UK), C. Cowley (Ireland), W. Edelglass (USA), C.L. Geshekter (USA), A. Kalyvas (USA), J. Kelemen (Hungary), F. Klampfer (Slovenia), M. Knoll (Turkey), C. Illies (Germany), D. Innerarity (Spain), A. Lever (Switzerland), H. Lindahl (Netherlands), J. Marti (Spain), M. Matulovic (Croatia), J. McCormick (USA), N. Miscevic (Croatia), A. Moles (Hungary), L. Paulson (France), A. Przylesbski (Poland), J. Quong (USA) V. Rakic (Serbia), A. Schaap (UK), B. Schultz (USA), N. Tarcov (USA), D. Webb (UK), J.P. Zamora Bonilla (Spain).


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