Imposing risk : a normative framework (Book, 2017) []
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Imposing risk : a normative framework

Imposing risk : a normative framework

Author: John Oberdiek
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Series: Oxford legal philosophy
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

When we impose risk upon others, what is it that we are doing? What is risking's moral significance? What moral standards govern the imposition of risk? And how should the law respond to it? Drawing  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Oberdiek
ISBN: 9780199594054 0199594058
OCLC Number: 1054967375
Description: xiv, 163 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Imposing risk : challenging the very idea --
Moralizing risk --
The moral significance of risking --
A right against risking --
Justifiable risking.
Series Title: Oxford legal philosophy
Responsibility: John Oberdiek.


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We need more thinkers to grapple with the thorny questions presented by risking, and are grateful for Oberdiek's pathbreaking work. * Colleen Murphy and Arden Rowell, Journal of Moral Philosophy * Read more...

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