Professor John Murphy


Research Overview

John's interests are in common law generally, and tort law in particular.

Concurrent Liability in Contract and Tort: A Separation Thesis
Murphy, J., Gardner, J. 30/01/2020 In: Law Quarterly Review. 137, 1
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The Heterogeneity of Tort Law
Murphy, J.R. 30/09/2019 In: Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. 39, 3, p. 455-482. 28 p.
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Contemporary Tort Theory and Tort Law's Evolution
Murphy, J.R. 31/08/2019 In: Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence. 32, 2, p. 413-442. 30 p.
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Malice as an Ingredient of Tort Liability
Murphy, J.R. 1/07/2019 In: The Cambridge Law Journal. 78, 2, p. 355-382. 28 p.
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Duress as a Tort Law Defence?
Murphy, J.R. 1/12/2018 In: Legal Studies. 38, 4, p. 571-586. 16 p.
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Hybrid Torts and Contemporary Tort Theory
Murphy, J.R. 30/09/2018 In: McGill Law Journal. 64, 1, p. 1-42. 42 p.
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The failure of universal theories of tort law
Goudkamp, J., Murphy, J.R. 13/09/2016 In: Legal Theory. 21, 2, p. 47-85. 39 p.
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Misleading appearances in the tort of deceit
Murphy, J.R. 30/07/2016 In: The Cambridge Law Journal. 75, 2, p. 301-332. 32 p.
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Divergent evolution in the law of torts: jurisdictional isolation, jurisprudential divergence and explanatory theories
Goudkamp, J., Murphy, J. 28/01/2016 In: Divergences in private law. Oxford : Hart Publishing
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Tort statutes and tort theories
Goudkamp, J., Murphy, J. 10/01/2015 In: Law Quarterly Review. 131, 1, p. 133-159. 27 p.
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Understanding Intimidation
Murphy, J. 2/01/2014 In: Modern Law Review. 77, 1, p. 33-59. 27 p.
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Rethinking Tortious Immunity for Judicial Acts
Murphy, J. 09/2013 In: Legal Studies. 33, 3, p. 455-477. 23 p.
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Misfeasance in a Public Office: a Tort Law Misfit?
Murphy, J. 2012 In: Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. 32, 1, p. 51-75. 25 p.
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The Nature and Domain of Aggravated Damages
Murphy, J. 07/2010 In: The Cambridge Law Journal. 69, 2, p. 353-377. 25 p.
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The Law of Nuisance
Murphy, J. 2010 Oxford : Oxford University Press. 208 p. ISBN: 9780199214532.

Rights, Reductionism and Tort Law
Murphy, J. 2008 In: Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. 28, 2, p. 393-407. 15 p.
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