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Capital Punishment  

Torbjörn Tännsjö

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Dec 2012
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Dec 2012
This chapter examines the issue of death in relation to capital punishment in homicide cases. It argues that there are indeed good reasons to adopt a death-penalty system for homicide ... More

Causation in the Law  

Jane Stapleton

Print publication date:
Nov 2009
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Jan 2010
Previous accounts of ‘causation’ in the law are flawed by their failure to appreciate that causal language is used to express different information about the world. Because causal terms ... More

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