Visiting fellows

Xuguang SONG L.L.M


Xuguang Song

Xuguang SONG is a Visiting Researcher at Department of Transnational Legal Studies of VU University Amsterdam and a Ph.D. Candidate on Legal Philosophy and Legal Methodology at China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). He holds a Master of Law degree in Legal Theory from CUPL and a Bachelor degree in Law at Shandong University at Weihai, China. His Chinese book Reason, Reasoning and Reasonableness. Stephen Toulmin’s Theory of Argumentation will be published by CUPL Press in September 2015. His article “Between Legal requirements and Public opinions” won the excellent papers at the tenth PhD Forum on Legal Theory in China, 2014. Xuguang’s research focuses on logic, rhetoric and argumentation theory and defeasibility in law.