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Peter K. Westen

Peter K. Westen

Frank G. Millard Professor of Law Emeritus
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 1973-


Publications

Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

Books

  • The Logic of Consent: The Diversity and Deceptiveness of Consent as a Defense to Criminal Conduct. Law, Justice, and Power. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, 2004.
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  • Speaking of Equality: An Analysis of the Rhetorical Force of "Equality" in Moral and Legal Discourse. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1990.
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Book Chapters

  • "Does Duress Justify or Excuse? The Significance of Larry Alexander's Ambivalence." In Moral Puzzles and Legal Perplexities: Essays on the Influence of Larry Alexander, edited by Heidi M. Hurd, 76-97. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019.
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  • "Blackmail: A Crime of Paradox and Irony." In The Palgrave Handbook of Applied Ethics and the Criminal Law, edited by Larry Alexander and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan, 119-44. Palgrave Handbooks Palgrave MacMillan, 2019.
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    Full Text: WWW
  • "Reply: Fletcher on Subjective Justification." In Fletcher's Essays on Criminal Law, edited by R. Christopher, 183-8. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
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    Abstract: SSRN
  • "The Ontological Problem of 'Risk' and 'Endangerment' in Criminal Law." In Philosophical Foundations of Criminal Law, edited by R. A. Duff and S. P. Green, 304-27. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
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  • "Is Intent Constitutive of Wrongdoing?" In Crime, Punishment, and Responsibility: The Jurisprudence of Antony Duff, edited by R. Cruft, M. H. Kramer, and M. R. Reiff, 193-214. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
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  • "Letting Prisoners Die." In Ethics, Humanism, and Medicine, edited by M. D. Basson. New York: Alan R. Liss, 1980.
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Journal Articles


Reviews


Other Publications

  • "Symposium: Drugs and the Law: Introduction." Cal. L. Rev. 56, no. 1 (1968): 1-16. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Forthcoming | Books | Book Chapters | Journal Articles | Reviews
Other Publications | Reprints | Works in Progress & Working Papers

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