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Author Tadros, Victor.

Title The ends of harm : the moral foundations of criminal law / Victor Tadros
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 370 pages)
Series Oxford legal philosophy
Oxford legal philosophy.
Summary How can the brutal and costly enterprise of criminal punishment be justified? This text makes a contribution to the philosophical literature and debate on the morality of punishing, arguing that punishment is justified in the duties that offenders incur as a result of their wrongdoing
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Criminal law -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Punishment -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Criminal law -- Philosophy.
Punishment -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191731341 ebook
019173134X ebook
9780191029561 (e-book)