Insanity defense

In John Deigh & David Dolinko (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy of the Criminal Law. Oxford University Press 299--334 (2011)
We explicate and evaluate arguments both for and against the insanity defense itself, different versions of the insanity defense (M'Naghten, Model Penal Code, and Durham (or Product)), the Irresistible Impulse rule, and various reform proposals.
Keywords insanity defense  M'Naghten  Model Penal Code  MPC  Durham  Parsons  irresistible impulse  irrationality  mental disease  deific
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