Professor Penner James

Articles
"The Law's Remedial Norms" (2016) 28 Singapore Academy of Law Journal 768-794 (with Karlius Quek)

"Distinguishing Fiduciary, Trust, and Accounting Relationships"(2014) 8 Journal of Equity 202-234

"Intergenerational Justice and the 'Hereditary Principle'" (2014) 8 no. 2 Law & Ethics of Human Rights 195-217

"Purposes and Rights in the Common Law of Trusts" (2014) 48 Revue Juridique Themis de I'Universite de Montreal 579-597.

"The (True) Nature of a Beneficiary's Equitable Proprietary Interest Under a Trust", (2014) Vol XXVII No 2 Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence 473-500

"The difficult doctrinal basis for the fiduciary's proprietary liability to account for bribes" (2012) 18:10 Trusts and Trustees 1000-1007.

"An Untheory of the Law of Trusts, or Some Notes Towards Understanding the Structure of Trusts Law Doctrine" (2010) 63 Current Legal Problems 653-675.

"The State Duty to Support the Poor in Kant's Doctrine of Right" (2010) 12 British Journal of Politics and International Relations 88-110.

"Property, Community, and the Problem of Distributive Justice" (2009) 10 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 121-144.

"Decent Burials for Dead Concepts" (2005) 58 Current Legal Problems 313-342.

"Misled by 'Property'" (2005) 18 Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence 75-93.

"Common Law Cognition and Judicial Appointment" (2000) 38 Alberta Law Review 683-707.

"Cognitive Science, Legal Theory, and the Possibility of an Observation/Theory distinction in Morality and Law" (1998) 1 Current Legal Issues 1-34.

"The Analysis of Rights" (1997) 10 Ratio Juris 300-315.

"The 'Bundle of Rights' Picture of Property" (1996) 43:3 UCLA Law Review 711-820.

"Voluntary Obligations and the Scope of the Law of Contract" (1996) 2:4 Legal Theory 325-357.

"Nuisance and the Character of the Neighbourhood" (1993) 5:3 Journal of Environmental Law 1-29.

Chapters
"Aristotle, Arendt, and the Gentleman: How the Conception of Remuneration Figures in our Understanding of a Right to Work and Be Paid". In V. Mantouvalou ed. ,The Right to Work: Legal and Philosophical Perspectives (Oxford: Hart, 2014) 87-97

"Promises, Agreements, and Contracts" in G Klass et al. eds, Philosophical Foundations of Contract Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014) 116-134.

"Is Loyalty a Virtue, and Even If It Is, Does It Really Help Explain Fiduciary Liability?" in A Gold and P B Miller eds, Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014) 159-175.

"Introduction" in James Penner & Henry Smith eds, Philosophical Foundations of Property Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013) xv-xxvii. (with Henry Smith)

"On the Very Idea of Transmissible Rights" in James Penner & Henry Smith eds, Philosophical Foundations of Property Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013) 244-271.

"The Concept of Property and the Concept of Slavery" in Jean Allain ed, The Legal Understanding of Slavery from the Historical to the Contemporary (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012) 242-252.

"Resulting Trusts and Unjust Enrichment: Three Controversies" in Charles Mitchell ed, Constructive and Resulting Trusts (Oxford: Hart, 2010) 237-266.

"Introduction" in Robert Chambers, Charles Mitchell & James Penner eds, Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Unjust Enrichment (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009) 3-27.

"Value, Property and Unjust Enrichment: Trusts of Traceable Proceeds" in Robert Chambers, Charles Mitchell & James Penner eds, Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Unjust Enrichment (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009) 306-334.

"Ignorance" in Simone Degeling & James Edelman eds, Unjust Enrichment in Commercial Law (Sydney: Lawbook Co, 2008) 253-274.

"Duty and Liability in Respect of Funds" in John Lowry & Lucas Mistelis eds, Commercial Law: Perspectives and Practice (London: LexisNexis Butterworths, 2006) 207-225.

"The Common Law Controversy over the Nature of the Trust" in Sergio Nasarre Aznar & Martín Garrido Melero eds, Los Patrimonios Fiduciarios y el Trust (Madrid: Colegio Notarial de Cataluna, 2006) 75-84.

"Ownership, Co-ownership, and the Justification of Property Rights" in Timothy Endicott, Joshua Getzler & Edwin Peel eds, Properties of Law: Essays in Honour of Jim Harris (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006) 166-188.

"Lord Millett's Analysis" in William Swadling ed, The Quistclose Trust: Critical Essays (Oxford: Hart, 2004) 41-66.

"Legal Reasoning and the Authority of Law" in Lukas H Meyer, Stanley L Paulson & Thomas W Pogge eds, Rights, Culture and the Law: Themes from the Legal and Political Philosophy of Joseph Raz (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003) 71-98.

"Exemptions" in P B H Birks & A Pretto eds, Breach of Trust (Oxford: Hart, 2002) 241-268.

"Nuisance, the Morality of Neighbourliness, and Environmental Protection" in J Lowry & R Edmunds eds, Environmental Protection and the Common Law (Oxford: Hart, 2000) 27-49.

"Basic Obligations" in Peter Birks ed, The Classification of Obligations (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997) 91-122.

"Hohfeldian Use-Rights in Property" in J W Harris ed, Property Problems: From Genes to Pension Funds (London: Kluwer Law International, 1997) 164-74.

Books
The Law of Trusts, 10th ed (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016)

The Law of Trusts, 9th ed. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014)

The Law of Trusts, 8th ed (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012).

The Idea of Property in Law (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997).

Books Edited
Philosophical Foundations of Property Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013). (with co ed Henry Smith)

Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Unjust Enrichment (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009). (with co eds Robert Chambers & Charles Mitchell)

Conference Papers
"Hohfeld's Equity" (Paper presented at the Hohfeld Centennial Conference, 14-15 October 2016, Yale Law School, New Haven, United States)



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