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Criminal law conversations

Author: Paul H Robinson; Stephen P Garvey; Kimberly Kessler Ferzan
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2009.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul H Robinson; Stephen P Garvey; Kimberly Kessler Ferzan
ISBN: 9780195391633 0195391632
OCLC Number: 301798385
Description: xxvii, 732 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Decision rules and conduct rules : on acoustic separation in criminal law / Meir Dan-Cohen --
Empirical desert / Paul H. Robinson --
Defending preventive detention / Christopher Slobogin --
The economics of crime control / Doron Teichman --
The difficulties of deterrence as a distributive principle / Paul H. Robinson --
Why only the state may inflict criminal sanctions : the case against privately inflicted sanctions / Alon Harel --
Results don't matter / Larry Alexander and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan --
Post-modern meditations on punishment : on the limits of reason and the virtue of randomization / Bernard E. Harcourt --
Remorse, apology, and mercy / Jeffrie G. Murphy --
Interpretive construction in the substantive criminal law / Mark Kelman --
Criminalization and sharing wrongs / S.E. Marshall and R.A. Duff --
Monstrous offenders and the search for solidarity through modern punishment / Joseph E. Kennedy --
Against negligence liability / Larry Alexander and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan --
Rape law reform based on negotiation : beyond the no and yes models / Michelle J. Anderson --
Provocation : explaining and justifying the defense in partial excuse, loss of self-control terms / Joshua Dressler --
Objective verses subjective justification : a case study in function and form in constructing a system of criminal law theory / Paul H. Robinson --
Self-defense and the psychotic aggressor / George P. Fletcher and Luis E. Chiesa --
Self-defense against morally innocent threats / Jeff McMahan --
Self-defense, imminence, and the battered woman / Whitley R.P. Kaufman --
Reasonable provocation and self-defense : recognizing the distinction between act reasonableness and emotion reasonableness / Cynthia Lee --
Against control tests for criminal responsibility / Stephen J. Morse --
Abolition of the insanity defense / Christopher Slobogin --
Entrapment and the "free market" for crime / Louis Michael Seidman --
The political economy of criminal law and procedure : the pessimists' view / Richard H. McAdams --
Against jury nullification / Andrew D. Leipold --
Race-based jury nullification : black power in the criminal justice system / Paul Butler --
In support of restorative justice / Erik Luna --
The virtues of offense/offender distinctions / Douglas A. Berman --
The heart has its reasons : examining the strange persistence of the American death penalty / Susan A. Bandes --
Mercy's decline and administrative law's ascendance / Rachel E. Barkow --
Criminal law comes home / Jeannie Suk.
Responsibility: edited by Paul H. Robinson, Stephen P. Garvey, Kimberly Kessler Ferzan.
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