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Published: 19 September 2013

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780199689958

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Intention and Identity

Collected Essays Volume II

John Finnis

  • Collects for the first time John Finnis's work on the nature of personal identity and intentional action, a neglected aspect of his natural law theory
  • Features 4 previously unpublished papers, including essays on the relevance of brain life to the beginning and end of a person's life
  • Includes Finnis's important analysis of the role of intention in legal liability, essential reading for all those working on tort and criminal law