The Palgrave handbook of applied ethics and the criminal law (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
The Palgrave handbook of applied ethics and the criminal law Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Palgrave handbook of applied ethics and the criminal law

Author: Larry Alexander; Kimberly Kessler Ferzan
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This handbook consists of essays on contemporary issues in criminal law and their theoretical underpinnings. Some of the essays deal with the relationship between morality and criminalization. Others deal with criminalization in the context of specific crimes such as fraud, blackmail, and revenge pornography. The contributors also address questions of responsible agency such as the effects of addiction or insanity,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Alexander; Kimberly Kessler Ferzan
ISBN: 303022810X 9783030228101
OCLC Number: 1101978713
Description: xiv, 829 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction/ Larry Alexander and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan --
Part I: Addiction / Michael S. Moore --
Part II: Affirmative consent --
Affirmative consent / Kevin Cole --
Part III: Animals / Heidi M. Hurd --
Part IV: Beyond a easonable doubt --
When does evidence support guilt "beyond a reasonable doubt"?/ Gideon Yaffe --
Part V: Blackmail --
Blackmail : a crime of paradox and irony / Peter Westen --
Part VI: Bribery --
Understanding bribery / Deborah Hellman --
Part VII: Civil disobedience --
Civil disobedience, punishment, and injustice/ Candice Delmas --
Part VIII: Complicity --
Complicity / Antje du Bois-Pedain --
Part IX: Corporate punishment --
Skepticism about coporate punishment revisited / Alex Sarch --
Part X: Death penalty --
Capital punishment and the owl of Minerva / Vincent Chiao --
Part XI: Fraud --
Fraud / Samuel W. Buell --
Part XII: Hate crimes --
Hate (or bias) crime laws / Kenneth W. Simmons --
Part XIII: Ignorance of law --
Ignorance of law : how to conceptualize and maybe resolve the issue / Douglas Husak --
Part XIV: Incest --
Incest / Stuart P. Green --
Part XV: Inchoate criminality --
Inchoate criminality / Andrew Cornford --
Part XVI: Insanity --
Insanity / Stephen P. Garvey --
Part XVII: Mitigation --
Mitigating factors : a typology / Benjamin Ewing --
Part XVIII: Moral uncertainty --
Moral uncertainty and the criminal law / Christian Barry and Patrick Tomlin --
Part XIX: Neuroscience --
Neuroscience and criminal law : perils and promises / Stephen J. Morse --
Part XX: Offensive conduct --
No offense / James Edwards --
XXI: Political philosophy and punishment / Chad Flanders --
Part XXII: Proportionality and punishment --
Proportionality in punishment / Youngjae Lee --
The subjectivist critique of proportionality / Adam J. Kolber --
Part XXIII: Prostitution --
Prostitution / Michelle Madden Dempsey --
Part XXIV: Race --
Race, criminal law and ethical life / Larry Alexander and Kevin Cole --
Part XXVI: Revenge porn --
The crime of "revenge porn" / Mary Anne Franks --
Part XXVII: Role morality --
Role morality / Leo Katz and Alvaro Sandroni --
Part XXVIII: Sex offenses and sexually violent predators --
Sex Offenses and the problem of prevention / Margo Kaplan --
Part XXIX: Stand your ground --
Stand your ground / Kimberley Kessler Ferzan --
Part XXX: Targeted killing --
Targeted killing and the criminal law / Alec Walen --
Part XXXI: War crimes --
War crimes and just war theory / Tom Dannenbaum.
Responsibility: Larry Alexander, Kimberly Kessler Ferzan, editors.

Abstract:

This handbook consists of essays on contemporary issues in criminal law and their theoretical underpinnings. The contributors also address questions of responsible agency such as the effects of  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.