Midwest Studies in Philosophy 31 (1):25–55 (2007)

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Dominic Murphy
University of Sydney
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While nothing justifies atrocity, many perpetrators manifest cognitive impairments that profoundly degrade their capacity for moral judgment, and such impairments, we shall argue, preclude the attribution of moral responsibility.
Keywords Analytic Philosophy  Contemporary Philosophy
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DOI 10.1111/j.1475-4975.2007.00149.x
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