Legal reasoning (2016/2017)

Course code
4S02105
Name of lecturer
Daniele Velo Dalbrenta
Coordinator
Daniele Velo Dalbrenta
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/20 - PHILOSOPHY OF LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2017, 2° periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile 2017

Lesson timetable

2° periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2017
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall Trabucchi  
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall G  
2° periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile 2017
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall Trabucchi  
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall G  

Learning outcomes

Juridical logic attempts to guarantee, in jurist reasoning, the correctness of drawing juridical normative consequences from the reconstruction of facts. Consequently, this course intends to develop competences and skills with regard to the relationship between the issues of fact and the issues of law of each individual case.

Syllabus

The course is divided into two parts.
In the first part, the course examines some fundamental notions about language, interpretation and argumentation, as related to juridical experience.
In the second part, the course will deal with a set of problems concerning probative aspects of jurist reasoning in concrete cases.

Lectures.
Lectures held by other lecturers.
Movies.

RECOMMENDED TEXTS:

For students attending class, in addition to lecture notes:

-F. Zanuso – S. Fuselli (eds.), Il Lascito di Atena. Funzioni, strumenti, esiti della controversia giuridica, FrancoAngeli, Milano 2011, except for pages 93-123.

For students not attending class:

-G. Carcaterra, La logica nella scienza giuridica, 2^ ed., Giappichelli, Torino 2015.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
F. Zanuso e S. Fuselli (a cura di) Il lascito di Atena FrancoAngeli 2011
G. Carcaterra La logica nella scienza giuridica Giappichelli 2015 9788834859766

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examinations.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017