By Ronald Pennock,John W. Chapman
This, the twenty-seventh quantity within the annual sequence of guides by means of the yankee Society for Political and felony Philosophy, includes a variety of distinguised participants addressing the subject of legal justice. half I considers "The ethical and Metaphysical assets of the felony Law," with contributions through Michael S. Moore, Lawrence Rosen, and Martin Shapiro.
The 4 chapters partially II all relate, roughly without delay, to the problem of retribution, with papers by way of Hugo Adam Bedau, Michael Davis, Jeffrie G. Murphy, and R. B. Brandt. within the following half, Dennis F. Thompson, Christopher D. Stone, and Susan Wolf care for the specific challenge of legal accountability in governmentone of serious value in smooth society. The fourth and ultimate half, echoing the subject of NOMOS XXIV, Ethics, Economics, and the Law, addresses the commercial idea of crime. The part contains contributions by way of Alvin okay. Klevorick, Richard A. Posner, Jules L. Coleman, and Stephen J. Schulhofer.
A priceless bibiography on legal justice by way of Andrew C. Blanar concludes this quantity of NOMOS.