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Published: 07 May 2009

252 Pages

ISBN: 9780195380064

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Privilege or Punish

Criminal Justice and the Challenge of Family Ties

Dan Markel, Jennifer M Collins, and Ethan J Leib

  • Provides a new and sweeping analysis of the broad range of rules, doctrines and practices in criminal law that are driven by concerns about familial relationships
  • Argues for the abolition or reduction of widespread and long-established family tie practices and is sure to be regarded as a provocative approach to the topic
  • Co written from the perspective of three scholars with three different areas of scholarly expertise: criminal law; political theory; and family law and criminal law

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