Dr Brian Flanagan has received funding under the MU Social Sciences Institute and Faculty of Social Science Small Grants Scheme

Dr Brian Flanagan
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 11:00

Brian's project is entitled 'The Experimental Jurisprudence of Rules’, and is a collaborative research project with Guilherme de Almeida and Noel Struchiner of PUC-Rio and Ivar Hannikainen of the University of Granada. The project will use social scientific methods to investigate contested philosophical questions concerning the relation between legal and moral normativity.

Dr Brian Flanagan is a lecturer at the Maynooth University Department of Law. His research focuses on the nature of institutional agency and on its implications for legal and political theory. His work has been published in a variety of outlets including Australasian Journal of Philosophy, Philosophical Studies, Journal of Moral Philosophy, International & Comparative Law Quarterly, and Oxford Journal of Legal Studies.