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Author Moore, Michael S., 1943-

Title Causation and responsibility : an essay in law, morals, and metaphysics / Michael S. Moore
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009

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Description xxvi, 605 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents The role of causation in moral and legal responsibility -- Presuppositions about the nature of causation by legal doctrines -- The first blind alley : the attempt to replace proximate causation with culpability as a prerequisite for legal liability -- The legal presupposition of there being 'intervening causes' -- The metaphysics of causal relata -- The metaphysics of the causal relation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [573]-590) and index
Subject Proximate cause (Law)
Causation (Criminal law)
Causation (Criminal law) -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Liability (Law)
Metaphysics.
LC no. 2008043007
ISBN 9780199256860
0199256861