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Winter 2014 Class Descriptions

As of 8/24/2016 5:57:56 AM

Topics in Criminal Law Theory

Topics in Criminal Law Theory: Culpability and Excuse



A theoretical examination of the foundations of criminal liability. Special attention paid to "excuse" defenses (e.g., duress, provocation, insanity, mistake) and to closely related issues in moral philosophy. No philosophical background required.

3.00 hours