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Published: 17 March 2016

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199248209

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In Search of Criminal Responsibility

Ideas, Interests, and Institutions

Nicola Lacey

Oxford Monographs on Criminal Law and Justice

  • Advances a new account of both the conceptual structure of criminal responsibility and of what drives its development
  • Explores modern manifestations of character responsibility in various areas of the criminal law, including character evidence, and status offences
  • Utilizes the methodological approaches of criminal law, legal theory, social theory, and political economy in an authoritative and interdisciplinary analysis of the subject

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