The Resource Criminal enterprise : individuals, organisations and criminal responsibility, Christopher Harding

Criminal enterprise : individuals, organisations and criminal responsibility, Christopher Harding

Label
Criminal enterprise : individuals, organisations and criminal responsibility
Title
Criminal enterprise
Title remainder
individuals, organisations and criminal responsibility
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Harding
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of agency in the field of criminal liability, considering the respective roles of individuals and organisations and the allocation of criminal responsibility to these different kinds of actor. The issue of criminal responsibility, which is informed by both the sociological analysis of conduct and by ethical considerations of responsibility, provides an important and revealing focus for discussion. Criminal Enterprise analyses criminal responsibility through three main types of organisation: corporate actors in the field of business activity, states and governments, and delinquent or criminal organisations; each of which is of contemporary significance
Cataloging source
OL$
Dewey number
364.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6083
LC item number
.H37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Criminal enterprise : individuals, organisations and criminal responsibility, Christopher Harding
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-279) and index
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Contents
Introduction: searching for the responsible criminal actor -- The organisation in contemporary society -- Agency: the philosophy of the collective -- Legal routes to responsibility -- Models of responsibility -- Human or corporate? Allocating responsibility for business conspiracy -- Delinquency within structures of governance -- The legal control of criminal organisations -- The organisation as an autonomous criminal actor -- The criminal enterprise as a facilitating framework
Control code
000042123714
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 284 p.
Isbn
9781843922292
Lccn
2007298799
Other physical details
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.b22811072
System control number
  • (OCoLC)156907970
  • retro1843922290

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