Criminal Law and Philosophy 1 (1):41-47 (2007)

In this analysis of Marcia Baron’s account of excuses, I seek to do two things. I try to draw out the nature of the distinction between forgiving and excusing. I also defend the distinction between excuses (like duress), and denials of responsibility (like insanity)
Keywords Excuse  Forgiveness  Exemption  Reasons  Justification  Responsibility
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DOI 10.1007/s11572-006-9002-1
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