University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law

Professor Matthew Kramer

College Contact Details


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 : (3)36231


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Associated Lecturers

Churchill College

B.A. (Cornell); J.D. (Harvard); Ph.D., LL.D. (Cambridge), F.B.A.

Professor of Legal and Political Philosophy


Legal philosophy, political philosophy, moral philosophy

CV / Biography

A link to Matthew Kramer's CV is available toward the bottom of this page.


Lecturing & Supervising

Supervises Jurisprudence.


Supervises Jurisprudence.


Publication 1962 Where Law and Morality Meet (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004)

Publisher Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004
Published Jul 2004
ISBN 10 0199274193
ISBN 13 978-0199274192
Available at heffers

Publication 1961 The Quality of Freedom (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003)

Publisher Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003
Published Jul 2003
ISBN 10 0199247560
ISBN 13 978-0199247561
Available at heffers

Publication 1959 In the Realm of Legal and Moral Philosophy (Basingstoke: Macmillan Press, 1999)

Publisher Basingstoke: Macmillan Press, 1999
Published Jun 1999

Publication 1957 A Debate over Rights [with N.E. Simmonds and Hillel Steiner] (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998)

Publisher Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998
Published Jun 1998
ISBN 10 0198298994
ISBN 13 978-0198298991
Co Authors N.E. Simmonds and Hillel Steiner
Available at heffers

Publication 1955 Hobbes and the Paradoxes of Political Origins (Basingstoke: Macmillan Press, 1997)

Publisher Basingstoke: Macmillan Press, 1997
Published Jun 1997

Publication 1956 John Locke and the Origins of Private Property (Cambridge University Press, 1997)

Publisher Cambridge University Press, 1997
Published Jun 1997

Publication 1954 Critical Legal Theory and the Challenge of Feminism (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1995)

Publisher Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1995
Published Mar 1995

Publication 1953 Legal Theory, Political Theory, and Deconstruction (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1991)

Publisher Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1991
Published Jan 1991
Documents, Handouts and Articles

Lecture Handouts (8 items)

Reading Lists (3 items)