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Law and Behavioral Morality

Nita A. Farahany

in Evolution and Morality: NOMOS LII

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814771228
eISBN:
9780814737828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814771228.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses a new brand of moral philosophy called behavioral morality, particularly as it relates to the criminal law. Behavioral morality is a form of moral reasoning that focuses on the ... More


Criminal Trials and Mental Disorders

Thomas Hafemeister

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479804856
eISBN:
9781479850754
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804856.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The American criminal justice system is based on the bedrock principles of fairness and justice for all. In striving to ensure that all criminal defendants are treated equally under the law, it ... More


The Institutional Logic of Preventive Crime

Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar

in Prosecutors in the Boardroom: Using Criminal Law to Regulate Corporate Conduct

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814787038
eISBN:
9780814709375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814787038.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the institutional logic of preventive crime, with particular emphasis on the link between crime and preventive risk regulation. It first considers whether preventive criminal ... More


Panic, Risk, Control: Conceptualizing Threats in a Post-9/11 Society

Michael Welch

in Punishing Immigrants: Policy, Politics, and Injustice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814749029
eISBN:
9780814749043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814749029.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter contributes to the understanding of the overlap between criminal and administrative laws post-9/11 and documents how attempts to control immigration have contributed to the growth of an ... More


Getting Caught: Targets of Deportation Policy

Tanya Maria Golash-Boza

in Deported: "Immigrant Policing, Disposable Labor and Global Capitalism"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479894666
eISBN:
9781479859443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479894666.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter explains how deportees are caught in the deportation dragnet. It provides insight into why Latino and Caribbean men are the primary targets of mass deportation and helps us to understand ... More


A Case Study in Neuroscience and Responsibility

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong

in Evolution and Morality: NOMOS LII

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814771228
eISBN:
9780814737828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814771228.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter addresses culpability and responsibility through a case study of Peder Tumkopf, whose brain tumor caused his pedophilic behaviors. The reporting doctors see this as “establishing ... More


Federal and State Courts: Restoring a Workable Balance

Guido Calabresi

in The Embattled Constitution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814770122
eISBN:
9780814762806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770122.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines aspects of federal jurisdiction, including diversity cases and the gnawing problems of state action, in hopes of striking a workable balance between federal and state courts. In ... More


Judge Henry Friendly and the Mirror of Constitutional Law

Michael Boudin

in The Embattled Constitution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814770122
eISBN:
9780814762806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770122.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter focuses on the legacy of Henry Friendly, who served as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit from 1959 until his death in 1986, in the area of constitutional law. ... More


Institutional Responses to Rape: Following the “Leaky Pipeline” of Rape Reporting

Rose Corrigan

in Up Against a Wall: Rape Reform and the Failure of Success

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814707937
eISBN:
9780814725214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814707937.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter presents an overview of contemporary medical and legal rape case processing. The first part describes the continuing inadequacies in the medical and legal response to rape in many ... More


Institutional Responses to Rape: Following the “Leaky Pipeline” of Rape Reporting

Rose Corrigan

in Up Against a Wall: Rape Reform and the Failure of Success

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814707937
eISBN:
9780814725214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814707937.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter presents an overview of contemporary medical and legal rape case processing. The first part describes the continuing inadequacies in the medical and legal response to rape in many ... More


Introduction

Anthony S. Barkow and Rachel E. Barkow

in Prosecutors in the Boardroom: Using Criminal Law to Regulate Corporate Conduct

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814787038
eISBN:
9780814709375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814787038.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book explores the debate about the use of criminal law to regulate corporate conduct. More specifically, it considers the power of prosecutors to regulate corporations accused of criminal ... More


Responding to Neighborhood Hate Crimes

Jeannine Bell

in Hate Thy Neighbor: Move-In Violence and the Persistence of Racial Segregation in American Housing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the government's response to anti-integrationist violence. This response may involve a variety of actors, ranging from police officers investigating the crime to judges ... More


Inside-Out Enforcement

Lisa Kern Griffin

in Prosecutors in the Boardroom: Using Criminal Law to Regulate Corporate Conduct

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814787038
eISBN:
9780814709375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814787038.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the role of private parties in criminal law enforcement of corporations,with particular emphasis on the compliance industry and corporate monitors. More specifically, it ... More


6 Responding to Neighborhood Hate Crimes

Jeannine Bell

in Hate Thy Neighbor: Move-In Violence and the Persistence of Racial Segregation in American Housing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791448
eISBN:
9780814760222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791448.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the government's response to anti-integrationist violence. This response may involve a variety of actors, ranging from police officers investigating the crime to judges ... More


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