Meir Dan-Cohen clerked for the Supreme Court of Israel before coming to the United States as a Fulbright Fellow to study at Yale University. He joined the Berkeley faculty in 1977, and has also been Professor of Law at Columbia University and at Tel-Aviv University. Dan-Cohen is the author of Rights, Persons, and Organizations: A Legal Theory for Bureaucratic Society (1986; 2nd Edition 2016); Harmful Thoughts: Essays on Law, Self, and Morality (2002); and Normative Subjects: Self and Collectivity in Morality and Law (2016).
Research Expertise and Interest
criminal law, legal philosophy, moral philosophy, organizations, bureaucracy