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The Resource A philosophy of criminal attempts, Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov, Swansea University College of Law

A philosophy of criminal attempts, Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov, Swansea University College of Law

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A philosophy of criminal attempts
Title
A philosophy of criminal attempts
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Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov, Swansea University College of Law
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Language
eng
Summary
"An investigation of criminal attempts unearths some of the most fundamental, intriguing and perplexing questions about criminal law and its place in human action. When does attempting begin? What is the relationship between attempting and intending? Do we always attempt the possible and, if so, possible to whom? Does attempting involve action and does action involve attempting? Is my attempt fixed by me or can another perspective reveal what it is? How 'much' action is needed for an attempt, how 'much' intention is needed and can these matters be decided categorically? Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov's answers to these questions will interest criminal law theorists, philosophers and lawyers or law reformers, who encounter the mixed practical and philosophical phenomenon of attempting. Inspired by G. E. M. Anscombe's philosophy, Part I examines attempting generally and its relationship with intention, action subjectivity, and possibility. From the conclusions reached, Part II proposes a specific theory of criminal attempts"--
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Donnelly-Lazarov, Bebhinn
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  • Criminal attempt
  • Criminal intent
  • Criminal act
  • Criminal law
  • Criminal act
  • Criminal attempt
  • Criminal intent
  • Criminal law
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A philosophy of criminal attempts, Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov, Swansea University College of Law
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-225) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 238 pages
Isbn
9781107029835
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014042747
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)894128679
Label
A philosophy of criminal attempts, Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov, Swansea University College of Law
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 238 pages
Isbn
9781107029835
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014042747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)894128679

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