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Legal insanity and the brain : science, law and European courts ; with a foreword by Justice András Sajó, Vice-President of the European Court of Human Rights / edited by Sofia Moratti and Dennis Patterson.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Portland, Oregon: Hart Publishing, 2016]
Description:
xxxi, 297 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction / Sofia Moratti and Dennis Patterson -- The neurobiology of antisocial and amoral behaviour : insights from brain science and implications for law / Cole Korpnay and Michael Koenigs -- 'Neuroscepticism' in the coutroom : the limited role of neuroscientific evidence in Belgian criminal proceedings / Katrien Hanoulle and Frank Verbruggen -- France. Is the evidence too cerebral to be cartesian? / Rafael Encinas de Muñagorri and Claire Saas -- 'Not guilty by reason of insanity' in the Italian jurisdiction. A neuroscience revolution? / Barbara Bottalico and Amedeo Santosuosso -- Legal insanity and neurolaw in the Netherlands : developments and debates / Gerben Meynen -- On the abolition and reintrroduction of legal insanity in Sweden / Tova Bennet and Susanna Radovic -- Abolishing the insanity verdict in the United Kingdom : a better balance between legal rules and scientific understanding? / Lisa Claydon and Paul Catley -- Legal insanit in the age of neuroscience / Stephen J Morse.
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ISBN:
  • 9781849467919 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • 1849467919 (hardback : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2016019861
OCLC:
948176216
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