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Published: 01 June 2021

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780198859468

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Fair Opportunity and Responsibility

David O. Brink

Clarendon Press

  • Addresses interdisciplinary issues about responsibility at the intersection of moral philosophy, criminal law, and empirical psychology.
  • Provides a compelling conception of the role of culpability and exculpatory defenses in the criminal law.
  • Examines potential cases of diminished responsibility, including structural injustice, situationist influences, insanity and psychopathy, immaturity, addiction, and crimes of passion.

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