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Command Responsibility as a Sui Generis Form of Liability for Omission

Guenael Mettraux

in The Law of Command Responsibility

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199559329
eISBN:
9780191705304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559329.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

This chapter outlines the discussion surrounding the debate over the nature of the doctrine of superior responsibility as a form of criminal liability. It argues that command or superior ... More


Two Faces of Responsibility 1

Gary Watson

in Agency and Answerability: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199272273
eISBN:
9780191709968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272273.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter distinguishes two perspectives implicated in our ordinary conception of responsibility, each of which reflects distinct but overlapping ethical interests. The most basic perspective is ... More


The Problem of Value

Randolph Clarke

in Libertarian Accounts of Free Will

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780195159875
eISBN:
9780199835010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019515987X.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Here I examine the charge that the indeterminism required by event-causal accounts is at best superfluous; if free will is incompatible with determinism, then, it is said, no event-causal libertarian ... More


On Criminal and Moral Responsibility

David Shoemaker

in Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics: Volume 3

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199685905
eISBN:
9780191765803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685905.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The aim of this chapter is to investigate the underexplored relation between criminal and moral responsibility. Most Anglo-American legal and moral theorists simply assume the two related tenets that ... More


Responsibility from the Margins

David Shoemaker

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198715672
eISBN:
9780191783364
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198715672.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book develops a pluralistic quality of will theory of responsibility, motivated by our ambivalence to real life cases of marginal agency, such as those with clinical depression, scrupulosity, ... More


Remnants of Character

David Shoemaker

in Moral Psychology and Human Agency: Philosophical Essays on the Science of Ethics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198717812
eISBN:
9780191787324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717812.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Missing from P. F. Strawson’s list of pleas exempting one from the community of morally responsible agents is “He has dementia.” Why? It is the aim of this chapter to address this complicated, ... More


Worthy of Praise: Responsibility and Better-than-Minimally-Decent Agency

Andrew S. Eshleman

in Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility, Volume 2: 'Freedom and Resentment' at 50

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198722120
eISBN:
9780191789212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722120.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Much recent work on moral responsibility has focused on responsibility as accountability - a type of responsibility associated with the blame-oriented reactive attitudes of resentment, indignation, ... More


Attributability, Accountability, and Implicit Bias

Robin Zheng

in Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 2: Moral Responsibility, Structural Injustice, and Ethics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198766179
eISBN:
9780191820748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766179.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter distinguishes between two concepts of moral responsibility. We are responsible for our actions in the first sense only when those actions reflect our identities as moral agents, i.e. ... More


Varieties of Moral Responsibility

Michael J. Zimmerman

in The Nature of Moral Responsibility: New Essays

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199998074
eISBN:
9780190238933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199998074.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

There is a burgeoning literature on the nature of moral responsibility that has given rise to a wide array of claims regarding what such responsibility is and what conditions are either necessary or ... More


Ecumenical Attributability

David Shoemaker

in The Nature of Moral Responsibility: New Essays

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199998074
eISBN:
9780190238933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199998074.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

For many contemporary theorists, one is morally responsible for an action or attitude just in case it is properly attributable to one’s deep self. There has been long-standing difficulty, however, in ... More


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