Doing and Deserving: Essays in the Theory of Responsibility

Feinberg, Joel
Publication Date 1970
ISBN 0691071705
Publisher Princeton University Press
Binding Hardback
Condition Near fine, bright copy in good+ dust wrapper
SKU 18317
Notes One very short closed tear to dust wrapper else very clean and neat.

Description

Hardback. 299pp. First edition. Can liability be vicarious? Can a group be held collectively responsible for something when only some of its members are responsible? Can a voluntary action be caused? Can mental illness be regarded as a bar to moral blame? what purpose does punishment fulfil? Some the questions dealt with in this collection of 11 essays.
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