Show simple item record Staddon, John E.R. 2012-11-08T21:02:12Z 2012-11-08T21:02:12Z 1999
dc.identifier.citation Staddon, J. (1999) On responsibility in science and law. Social Philosophy and Policy, 16, 146-174. Reprinted in Responsibility. E. F. Paul, F. D. Miller, & J. Paul (eds.), 1999. Cambridge University Press, pp. 146-174. en_US
dc.description.abstract Respon’sible, liable to be called to account or render satisfaction: answerable: capable of dis-charging duty: able to pay.2 The old Chambers’s dictionary gives a behavioristic view of re-sponsibility: in terms of action, not thought or belief. “Lust in the heart” is not equated to lust in flagrante. It is this view I shall explore in this paper, rather than the more subjective notion of moral responsibility, as in “I feel moral responsibility (i.e., guilt) for not doing anything to save the Tutsis [Hutus, ethnic Albanians, etc.].”... en_US
dc.publisher Cambridge University Press en_US
dc.subject legal responsibility,deterrence,punishment,Menendez,Skinner,Menninger,Ann Landers en_US
dc.title On Responsibility in Science and Law en_US
duke.description.endpage 174 en_US
duke.description.startpage 146 en_US
duke.description.volume 16 en_US
dc.relation.journal Social Philosophy and Policy en_US

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