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The ethics and law of omissions

Author: Dana Kay Nelkin; Samuel Charles Rickless
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores the principles that govern moral responsibility and legal liability for omissions. Contributors defend different views about the ground of moral responsibility, the conditions of legal liability for an omission to rescue, and the basis for accepting a ""duty requirement"" for omissions in the criminal law.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dana Kay Nelkin; Samuel Charles Rickless
ISBN: 9780190683467 0190683465 0190683481 9780190683481
OCLC Number: 1004564020
Description: 1 online resource (241 pages).
Contents: Cover; The Ethics and Law of Omissions; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Omissions, Moral Responsibility, and the Self; 1. Unintentional Omissions; 2. Omission and Attribution Error; 3. Unconscious Omissions, Reasonable Expectations, and Responsibility; Part II: Omissions, Moral Responsibility, and Control; 4. Blameworthiness and Unwitting Omissions; 5. Omissions, Agency, and Control; 6. Moral Responsibility for Unwitting Omissions: A New Tracing View; Part III: Omissions, Moral Responsibility, and Alternative Possibilities 7. The Puzzle(s) of Frankfurt-​Style Omission Cases8. Responsibility and Omissions; Part IV: Criminal Liability for Omissions; 9. Courses of Conduct; 10. Duties to Act Triggered by Creation of the Peril: Easy Cases, Puzzling Cases, and Complex Culpability; Part V: The Duty Requirement in the Criminal Law of Omissions; 11. The Duty Requirement; 12. Omissions, Acts, and the Duty to Rescue; Index
Responsibility: edited by Dana Kay Nelkin, Samuel C. Rickless.

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