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The Limits of Communication

Victor Tadros

in The Ends of Harm: The Moral Foundations of Criminal Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199554423
eISBN:
9780191731341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199554423.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

An alternative to retributivist views of punishment seeks to justify punishment in virtue of its communicative potential. Punishment is imposed, on this view, to repair the wrong that the offender ... More


Retrieving Retributivism

R.A. Duff

in Retributivism: Essays on Theory and Policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199752232
eISBN:
9780199895342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199752232.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter offers new perspectives on his position that punishment communicates the censure that the offender deserves for his crime, focusing on the challenge of explaining why penal “hard ... More


Remorse, Apology, and Mercy

Jeffrie G. Murphy

in Criminal Law Conversations

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199861279
eISBN:
9780190260071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199861279.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter presents an authoritative overview of the nature of remorse and its role in decisions to grant legal mercy, along with the relationship between remorse and apology. It includes comments ... More


Restorative Policing and Hate Crime

Mark Austin Walters

in Hate Crime and Restorative Justice: Exploring Causes, Repairing Harms

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199684496
eISBN:
9780191783005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684496.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

Chapter 5 explores the second main source of data, gained from interviews with victims who had participated in restorative disposals that were facilitated by Devon and Cornwall Police Service. The ... More


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