The Resource Coercion

Coercion

Label
Coercion
Title
Coercion
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wertheimer attempts to move beyond previous theories of coercion by conducting a fairly extensive survey of the way in which cases involving coercion have been treated by American courts. This impressive project occupies the first half of the book, where he makes a convincing case that there is a fairly unified 'theory of coercion' at work in adjudication, past and present. This legal theory, however, is not entirely adequate for the purposes of social and political philosophy, and the last half of the book develops Wertheimer's more comprehensive philosophical theory. Originally publ
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
340.11
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF450.D85
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in Moral, Political, and Legal Philosophy
Label
Coercion
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; I. Law ; 4. Marriage, Adoption, and Wills; 6. Confessions and Searches ; 7. Plea Bargaining ; II. Philosophy ; 10. The Language of Coercion ; 11. No Choice ; 12. Coercive Proposals: I ; 13. Coercive Proposals: II ; 14. Morality, Intentionality, and Freedom; 16. Coercion and Voluntariness
Control code
ocn884012893
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (333 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400859290
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt737kf8
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33106988
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012893
  • jstordda1400859298

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