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Criminal law and cultural diversity

Author: Will Kymlicka; Claes Lernestedt; Matt Matravers
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
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What place, if any, ought cultural considerations have when we blame and punish in the criminal law? Bringing together political and legal theorists, this text offers original and diverse discussions that go to the heart of both legal and political debates about multiculturalism, human agency, and responsibility.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Kymlicka; Claes Lernestedt; Matt Matravers
ISBN: 9780199676590 0199676593
OCLC Number: 897996220
Description: xii, 210 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction ; 2. Criminal Law and Culture ; 3. Culture and Criminalization ; 4. Between Denial and Recognition: Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity ; 5. Responsibility, Morality, and Culture ; 6. Cultural Defense and the Criminal Law ; 7. Family Matters: Is there Room for 'Culture' in the Courtroom? ; 8. The Cultural Defense: Reflections in Light of the Model Penal Code and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act ; 9. What Do We Have to Fear from the Cultural Defense?
Responsibility: edited by Will Kymlicka, Claes Lernestedt, and Matt Matravers.

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