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Title In the name of justice : leading experts reexamine the classic article "The aims of the criminal law" / edited by Timothy Lynch.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Cato Institute, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    345.7305 INT    Available
Description xxx,246 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The aims of the criminal law / Henry M. Hart, Jr. -- You're (probably) a federal criminal / Alex Kozinski and Misha Tseytlin -- How correct was Henry M. Hart? / James Q. Wilson --Federal Criminal Law : punishing benign intentions; a betrayal of Professor Hart's admonition to prosecute Only the Blameworthy / Harvey A. Silverglate -- Henry Hart's ''The aims of the criminal law'' : a reconsideration 95 / Richard A. Posner -- How would Henry Hart have approached the problem of suicide terrorism? / Alan M. Dershowitz -- The community's role in defining the aims of the criminal law / James B. Jacobs -- If the criminal law don't fit, civilly commit / Richard B. Sanders, Jacob Zahniser, and Derek Bishop -- Substantive limitations on the criminal law : random thoughts of a judicial conservative / Stephen Markman.
Subject Hart, Henry Melvin. Aims of the criminal law.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Criminal law -- United States.
Criminal law.
Added Author Lynch, Timothy. 1964-
ISBN 9781933995229 (alk. paper) : $19.95
193399522X (alk. paper)

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