Submitted by Jacqueline Laing on Tue, 2011-04-26 21:40
|Title||The Rational Reconstruction of Weighing and Balancing on the Basis of Teleological-Evaluative Considerations in the Justification of Judicial Decisions |
|Publication Type||Journal Article |
|Year of Publication||2008 |
|Authors||Feteris, ET |
|Journal||Ratio Juris |
In this contribution the author develops an argumentation model for the reconstruction of weighing and balancing on the basis of teleological-evaluative considerations. The model is intended as a heuristic and critical tool for the rational reconstruction of the justification of judicial decisions. From the perspective of a rational discussion, it makes explicit the choices underlying the weighing and balancing on the basis of goals and values so that they can be made explicit and submitted to rational critique.