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A Three-Part Framework for Analysis

STUART P GREEN

in Lying, Cheating, and Stealing: A Moral Theory of White-Collar Crime

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199225804
eISBN:
9780191708411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199225804.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Employment Law

This chapter focuses on three kinds of moral element found in any criminal offense: (1) mens rea (or omission of mens rea), (2) harmfulness, and (3) moral wrongfulness. This three-part framework is ... More


Principles of Adjudication: Doctrines of Grading

Paul H. Robinson

in Intuitions of Justice and the Utility of Desert

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199917723
eISBN:
9780199332854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917723.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

This chapter reviews studies on community views on the grading of offenses within the category of sexual offenses, felony murder, the strength of the person's connection with the prohibited result, ... More


Principles of Adjudication: Doctrines of Culpability

Paul H. Robinson

in Intuitions of Justice and the Utility of Desert

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199917723
eISBN:
9780199332854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917723.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Philosophy of Law

This chapter examines the community's views on the doctrines of culpability, which require a particular culpable state of mind with regard to the offense elements at the time of the offense. It ... More


Introduction: International Criminal Law— Basic Concepts

George P. Fletcher

in The Grammar of Criminal Law: Volume Two: International Criminal Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190903572
eISBN:
9780190903602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190903572.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the basic concepts of international criminal law. To understand the international legal order in the field of criminal law, one needs to ask three ... More


Dignity, Crime, and Punishment: A Kantian Perspective

Meir Dan-Cohen

in Foundational Texts in Modern Criminal Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199673612
eISBN:
9780191751745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673612.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Legal History

Defining criminal law and drawing its proper boundaries raises two main questions: What distinguishes criminal offenses from other preventable harms, and what distinguishes criminal punishment from ... More


A Morality of Crime and Punishment

Meir Dan-Cohen

in Normative Subjects: Self and Collectivity in Morality and Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199985203
eISBN:
9780190219703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199985203.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The chapter outlines a dignity-based theory of criminal law. The foil is the utilitarian conception of criminal law as driven by a harm-prevention agenda. A focus on harm, it is argued, blurs the ... More


Guilty until Proven Innocent

Daniel Friedmann

in The Purse and the Sword: The Trials of Israel's Legal Revolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190278502
eISBN:
9780190278533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190278502.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal History

This chapter looks at the expansion of criminal law and the growing percentage of convictions. One of the more notable characteristics of the judiciary is the growing number of judicial appointments ... More


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