Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 November 2017

264 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190683450

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The Ethics and Law of Omissions

Edited by Dana Kay Nelkin and Samuel C. Rickless

  • The first collection of articles to discuss the moral and legal principles governing omissions
  • Addresses questions such as: how we can be morally responsible for things we haven't done, what are the parameters of legal liability when there is nothing identifiable as a criminal act.
  • Features a reputable cast of philosophers from a range of disciplines