Law And The Modern Mind

Author: Susanna L. Blumenthal
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674495535
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Susanna Blumenthal traces this litigation, revealing how ideas of human consciousness, agency, and responsibility have shaped American jurisprudence as judges struggled to reconcile Enlightenment rationality with new sciences of the mind.

Law And The Modern Mind

Author: Susanna L. Blumenthal
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ISBN: 9780674048935
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Susanna Blumenthal traces this litigation, revealing how ideas of human consciousness, agency, and responsibility have shaped American jurisprudence as judges struggled to reconcile Enlightenment rationality with new sciences of the mind.

Law And The Modern Mind

Author: Jerome Frank
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 1412827329
Size: 63.66 MB
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The trial's results become unforeseeable, the lawyer's advice unreliable, and the cause of justice insecure. This edition includes the author's final preface in which he answers two decades of criticism of his position.

Freedom And Criminal Responsibility In American Legal Thought

Author: Thomas Andrew Green
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316060497
Size: 21.76 MB
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As the first full-length study of twentieth-century American legal academics wrestling with the problem of free will versus determinism in the context of criminal responsibility, this book deals with one of the most fundamental problems in ...

The Tides Of Mind Uncovering The Spectrum Of Consciousness

Author: David Gelernter
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 1631490842
Size: 75.69 MB
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In the great introspective tradition of Wilhelm Wundt and René Descartes, David Gelernter promises to not only revolutionize our understanding of what it means to be human but also to help answer many of our most fundamental questions ...

Minding The Law

Author: Anthony G. AMSTERDAM
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674020200
Size: 72.18 MB
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--James Ryerson, Lingua Franca Reviews of this book: It is hard to imagine a better time for the publication of Minding the Law, a brilliant dissection of the court's work by two eminent scholars, law professor Anthony G. Amsterdam and ...

Entheogens Society And Law

Author: Daniel Waterman
Publisher: Melrose Book Company
ISBN: 9781908645616
Size: 78.93 MB
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Entheogens, Society & Law takes a major step towards a comprehensive understanding of the human condition, elucidating how empathy, meaning and purpose emerge from three intersecting areas of human life: biology, consciousness and culture.

Sharing Our Stories Of Survival

Author: Sarah Deer
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759111257
Size: 52.33 MB
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Sharing Our Stories of Survival is a comprehensive treatment of the socio-legal issues that arise in the context of violence against native women—written by social scientists, writers, poets, and survivors of violence.

Freedom And Criminal Responsibility In American Legal Thought

Author: Thomas Andrew Green
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316060497
Size: 55.64 MB
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The Free Will Problem in Twentieth-Century American Criminal Law Twentieth-
century America provides fertile ... L. Blumenthal, Law and the Modern Mind:
Consciousness and Responsibility in American Legal Culture (Cambridge, MA: ...

The Elements Of Journalism

Author: Bill Kovach
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0609504312
Size: 17.29 MB
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This book will be the starting point for discussions by journalists and members of the public about the nature of journalism and the access that we all enjoy to information for years to come. From the Hardcover edition.