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Published: 15 August 2017

250 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199642960

Bookseller Code (06)


Debts and the Demands of Conscience

The Virtue of Bankruptcy

Heidi M. Hurd and Ralph Brubaker

  • Develops an original theory of bankruptcy, grounded in the duty to be charitable, of interest to philosophers working in virtue ethics
  • Provides a coherent normative and descriptive theory of American bankruptcy law, essential reading for all academic insolvency lawyers
  • Presents a taxonomy and critique of existing theories of bankruptcy, valuable introductory reading to those coming to the study of bankruptcy theory for the first time

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