Rowman & Littlefield (1987)

Douglas Husak
Rutgers University - New Brunswick
This volume collects 17 of Douglas Husak's influential essays in criminal law theory. The essays span Husak's original and provocative contributions to the central topics in the field, including the grounds of criminal liability, relative culpability, the role of defences, and the justification of punishment. The volume includes an extended introduction by the author, drawing together the themes of his work, and exploring the goals of criminal theory
Keywords Criminal law Philosophy
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Call number K5018.H87 1987
ISBN(s) 0847675505   9780199585038   9780847675500
DOI 10.1086/293132
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Legal and Moral Responsibility.Antony Duff - 2009 - Philosophy Compass 4 (6):978-986.
Motive and Criminal Liability.Douglas N. Husak - 1989 - Criminal Justice Ethics 8 (1):3-14.

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