The philosophy of criminal law : selected essays / by Douglas Husak.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
xiii, 458 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Does criminal liability require an act? Motive and criminal liability The costs to criminal theory of supposing that intentions are irrelevant to permissibility Transferred intent The nature and justifiability of nonconsummate offenses Strict liability, justice, and proportionality The sequential principle of relative culpability Willful ignorance, knowledge, and the 'equal culpability' thesis : a study of the deeper significance of the principle of legality Rapes without rapists : consent and reasonable mistake Mistake of law and culpability On the supposed priority of justification to excuse Partial defenses The 'but everybody does that!' defense The de minimis 'defense' to criminal liability Why punish the deserving? Malum prohibitum and retributivism 'Already punished enough'.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K5018 .H873 2010
9780199585038 cloth alkaline paper 0199585032 cloth alkaline paper