Moral Judgment: Does the Abuse Excuse Threaten Our Legal System?

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Moral Judgment: Does the Abuse Excuse Threaten Our Legal System? - Wilson, James Q, and Wilson, David Q

Noted criminologist James Q. Wilson delivers a compelling and controversial explanation of why our legal system does not work. Citing the Menendez Brothers and O.J. Simpson, Wilson exposes how "expert" witnesses and "mitigating circumstance" defenses have diminished our capacity to discriminate between right and wrong in the courtroom--allowing ... Read More

Moral Judgment: Does the Abuse Excuse Threaten Our Legal System? 1998, Westview Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780465047338

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