Responsibility - Age (Steinberg and Beckman)
"Less Guilty by Reason of Adolescence" and "Crime, Culpability,
and the Adolescent Brain"
Get to Harper Joy lot by 12:20pm
Be there until 3-3:30pm
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Responsibility - Addiction (Husak)
"Addiction and Criminal Liability"
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
-Final: study, cramming won't help (figure out confusing topics in advance)
-Handout about final - get it beginning of next week
-Pick a time slot start
Justifications of Punishment - Rehabilitation and Restitution
Response Paper #2 Due Today
As you're reading the Rotman article and preparing for tomorrow's discussion, here are the questions I'd
like you to begin working on:
Justifications of Punishment - Communication and Education
(Fienberg) (Main focus on Murphy, continued)
"Doing and Deserving"
Thursday, February 09, 2012
Murphy continued (retributive approach):
Left off at transition from defense of victim's an
Justifications of Punishment - Deterrence (Primoratz)
Justifying Legal Punishment, ch. 2: "The Utility of Punishment"
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Principle of utility: whether an action is right or wrong (top of pg. 17)
An action is morally right
Responsibility - Insanity (Feinberg)
"What Is So Special about Mental Illness?"
NO BLUE. NO DENIM.
Tuesday, April 03, 2012
Should they be excused?
-Yes; punishment won't take away the profit
-Mandatory rehab/institutionalization to benefit themse
Responsibility - Psychopathy (Murphy and Elliot)
"Moral Death" and "Morals, Lions, and Psychopaths"
-Fourth response paper due today
-Bring SSN and License number today for background check
-Juvenile Center - leave at 12:30pm (Rose and 6th); be back on ca
Semester Wrap Up
-Review session tomorrow, 11:00am at E129
Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Consistent, overarching theory
What should be the difference between being responsible and not being responsible
o Single set of criteria; should be unified and app
Types of Punishment - Incarceration (Lippke)
"Retribution and Incarceration"
Thursday, March 01, 2012
Starting today: shift focus on "why" we should punish to "how" we should punish
Incarceration has taken default as how to punish
We must questi
Justifications of Punishment - Retribution (Morris)
"Persons and Punishment"
Leave here at 12:15pm
Be back around 4:30pm
Monday, January 30, 2012
Starts from idea of justice
Retribution tries to distinguish itself from revenge
Responsibility - Justification, Excuse, and Mitigation (Hart)
"Legal Responsibility and Excuses"
Handout given today
Papers given back
Participation paper given back
Monday, March 26, 2012
We've been focusing on why wrongdoers should be punished
Responsibility - Social Deprivation (Tonry)
"Social Adversity and the Criminal Law"
-Participation Evaluation - fill out back side of evaluation and bring it back Thursday
Tuesday, May 01, 2012
There are groups for which the probability of being
Justifications of Punishment - Deterrence
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Why should criminals be punished?
Some criminals need to be separated from society for the safety of others
Criminals serve as an example to the rest of soc