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On guilt, responsibility, and punishment

Ross, Alf

On guilt, responsibility, and punishment

by Ross, Alf

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Published by Stevens in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guilt (Law),
  • Criminal liability.,
  • Punishment.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alf Ross ; [translated from the Danish by Alastair Hannay and Thomas E. Sheahan].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4933175M
    ISBN 100420446206
    LC Control Number76360043

      Faith in the power and righteousness of retribution has taken over the American criminal justice system. Approaching punishment and responsibility from a philosophical perspective, Erin Kelly challenges the moralism behind harsh treatment of criminal offenders and calls into question our society’s commitment to mass incarceration. The Limits of Blame takes issue with a criminal justice. GUILT. gilt: The Christian idea of guilt involves three elements: responsibility (Greek aitia, "cause," depending upon a man's real freedom), blameworthiness (Latin reatus culpae, depending upon a man's knowledge and purpose) and the obligation to make good through punishment or compensation (Latin reatus poenae; compare Greek opheilema, "debt," Matthew ).

      (“Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America” by James Forman Jr. was selected as one of The New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of . This classic collection of essays, first published in , has had an enduring impact on academic and public debates about criminal responsibility and criminal punishment. Forty years on, its arguments are as powerful as ever. H.L.A. Hart offers an alternative to retributive thinking about criminal punishment that nevertheless preserves the.

    This book is about 'Kantianism' in both a narrow and a broad sense. In the former, it is about the tracing of the development of the retributive philosophy of punishment into and beyond its classical phase in the work of a number of philosophers, one of the most prominent of whom is Kant. In the. In chapters 3 and 4, Kelly further refines and develops her account of the gap between the proper determinants of moral responsibility and criminal guilt, as well as the central place that “difficulty,” rather than the thinner notion of “incapacity,” should play in our understanding of blame and responses to .


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On Guilt, Responsibility, and Punishment First US edition. by Alf Ross (Author) › Visit Amazon's Alf Ross Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Cited by: Get this from a library. On guilt, responsibility, and punishment. [Alf Ross; Alastair Hannay] -- Selected essays originally published as a book in Danish in Three had been published before then in English, but the others are new.

All deal with concepts common to law and morality. "They. This classic collection of essays, first published inhas had an enduring impact on academic and public debates about criminal responsibility and criminal punishment.

Forty years on, its arguments are as powerful as ever. Hart offers an alternative to retributive thinking about criminal punishment that nevertheless preserves the central distinction between guilt and innocence.

This book comprises six essays which, though not forming a systematic whole, have a common topic: the problems of guilt, responsibility and punishment which have occupied the minds of men for all time.

These concepts are common to law and morality. They function in the same way in legal and moral discourse: guilt determines. Top 10 books about guilt From Dante’s Inferno to We Need to Talk About Kevin, guilt comes in many varieties, and drives innumerable plots. Here are some of the best.

"They function in the same way in legal and moral discourse: guilt determines responsibility, and responsibility punishment. But the conditions under which a person incurs guilt differ according to whether the guilt is legal or moral, as do also the manner in which the responsibility takes effect and the penal reaction itself." Cf.

Preface, page v. This classic collection of essays, first published inhas had an enduring impact on academic and public debates about criminal responsibility and criminal punishment. Forty years on, its arguments are as powerful as ever.

H.L.A. Hart offers an alternative to retributive thinking about criminal punishment that nevertheless preserves the central distinction between guilt and s: 1.

Crime and Punishment, novel by Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky, first published in Centering on the poor former student Raskolnikov, whose theory that humanitarian ends justify evil means leads him to murder, the story is one of the finest studies of the psychopathology of guilt.

ON GUILT, RESPONSIBILITY AND PUNISHMENT. By Alf Ross. Translated from Danish by Alastair Hannay and Thomas E. Sheahan. London, Stevens and Sons Limited, Pp. Cheney C. Joseph Jr. Louisiana State University Law Center This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access by the Law Reviews and Journals at LSU Law Digital Commons.

When we do good or harm to each other, we acquire merit or guilt; deserve praise or blame, reward or punishment, and may need to make atonement.

Others may need to forgive us, or show mercy to us. The first part of this book (Chs. 1–7) is an account of how these moral concepts apply to humans in their dealings with each other. The second part (Chs. 8–12) then applies the results of the. On guilt, responsibility, and punishment. [Alf Ross] Home.

WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alf Ross. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   "Punishment and Responsibility is still regarded as one of the cornerstones of both penal philosophy and the burgeoning field of criminal law theory in Britain, Australia, Israel and North America.

Its idea of criminal responsibility is the inspiration for or counterpoint to almost all serious scholarship in English in the field published Reviews: 3. for determination of guilt and punishment, but it also charts out new, and seminal, directions for analysis.

Alf Ross' analysis must be acclaimed as a major event in thinking about guilt, punishment and responsibility in the second half of twentieth century. Of the many contributions made by the book to our understanding. This classic collection of essays, first published inhas had an enduring impact on academic and public debates about criminal responsibility and criminal punishment.

Forty years on, its arguments are as powerful as ever. H.L.A. Hart offers an alternative to retributive thinking about criminal punishment that nevertheless preserves the central distinction between guilt and innocence. This classic collection of essays, first published inhas had an enduring impact on academic and public debates about criminal responsibility and criminal punishment.

Forty years on, its arguments are as powerful as ever. H.L.A. Hart offers an alternative to retributive thinking about criminal punishment that nevertheless preserves the central distinction between guilt and innocence.

This type of unconscious guilt is expressed as a search for punishment: the person will do something wrong so they can be punished for it. They arrive late to everything so others will scold them. They forget to do an important job so others will get angry at them.

Responsibility, a. Skip to main content. MENU. Search Browse; Resources. Authors; Librarians; Editors; Societies. On guilt, responsibility, and punishment by Ross, Alf. Stevens, 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good Dust Jacket. Clean with very litle wear, NO remarks inside the text.

pages with the index. We ship from Canada. Specializing in academic, collectible and historically significant, providing the utmost quality and customer service satisfaction. This book is about 'Kantianism' in both a narrow and a broad sense.

In the former, it is about the tracing of the development of the retributive philosophy of punishment into and beyond its classical of whom is Kant. In the latter, it is an exploration of the many instantiations of the 'Kantian' ideas of individual guilt, responsibility and.

Punishment and the Elimination of Responsibility; 8. Changing Conceptions of Responsibility; 9. Postscript: Responsibility and Retribution. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This classic collection of essays, first published inhas had an enduring impact on academic and public debates about criminal responsibility and criminal.

Guilt is an Internal Fear of Punishment 13 September, Feeling guilty can be a learned behavior from childhood that prevents you from moving forward in life, so it's important to know how to identify the origin and resolve it. Published as: Staddon, J. () On responsibility and punishment.

The Atlantic Monthly, Feb., The litany of social dysfunction is now familiar. The rates of violent crime are higher than they have ever been: Americans kill and maim one another at per-capita rates an order of magnitude higher than other industrialized nations.Collective responsibility refers to responsibilities of organizations, groups and societies.

Part of it is the concept known as collective guilt by which individuals who are part of such collectives to be responsible for other people's actions and occurrences by tolerating, ignoring, or harboring them, without actively engaging.

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