Rationale-based defences in criminal law : "I did it. I chose to do it. And here's why ..." /
Mark Dsouza.
imprint
Oxford ; London : Hart Publishing, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, 2017.
description
xx, 192 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN
1509902953, 9781509902958
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imprint
Oxford ; London : Hart Publishing, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, 2017.
isbn
1509902953
9781509902958
contents note
The proposed borders of justification and excuse -- Reasons and perspective in the criminal law -- The normative guidance underlying the criminal law -- The theoretical framework of rationale-based defences -- The contours of paradigmatic justifications -- Rationale-based excuses -- Supervening justificatory necessity -- Mapping the model's implications.
general note
Based on the author's thesis (doctoral - University of Cambridge, 2014) issued under title: A theory of rationale-based defences.
catalogue key
11264560
 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-187) and index.

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