Justifying the crimes of the powerful

Ruggiero, Vincenzo ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4090-849X (2015) Justifying the crimes of the powerful. In: The Routledge international handbook of the crimes of the powerful. Routledge, London, pp. 62-72. . [Book Section]

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Abstract

This paper adds to the available wide-ranging literature on the crimes of the powerful by looking at how these types of the crimes can be justified through philosophical and political arguments. The theoretical investigation is carried out while focusing on the following conceptual variables: equality, inclinations, needs, toleration, liberty and authority.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Areas: A. > School of Law > Criminology and Sociology
Item ID: 17292
Depositing User: Vincenzo Ruggiero
Date Deposited: 21 Jul 2015 10:21
Last Modified: 30 May 2019 18:33
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/17292

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