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A Most Detestable Crime

New Philosophical Essays on Rape

by Keith Burgess-Jackson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7388466M
ISBN 100195120752
ISBN 109780195120752

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It is an essential reference work not only for legal and feminist philosophers, but for feminist scholars and practitioners in. Book Reviews Department of Philosophy WILLIAM G. LYCAN University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC USA A Most Detestable Crime: New Philosophical Essays on Rape, edited by Keith Burgess-Jackson.

New York: Oxford University Press, Pp. xv + H/b. As the 'Chronology of Philosophical Publications on Rape' included. Get this from a library. A most detestable crime: new philosophical essays on rape.

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It was also a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. This phrase originates in Buggery Actwith words "crime against nature" substituted for "vice of buggery" in the original, and it was present in one of these forms in criminal codes of most U.S.

states. Specific acts included under this heading were typically deemed too detestable to list them explicitly, resulting in a number of. This collection of original essays by leading philosophers probes the philosophical aspects of rape in all of its manifestations: act, crime, practice, and institution.

Among the issues examined are the nature of rape; the wrongfulness and harmfulness of rape; the relation of rape to racism, sexism, classism, and other forms of oppression; and Authors: Keith Burgess-Jackson, University of Texas at.

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edition by Scott and the U.K. edition by crime-fiction author Peter was released by DK Books under its Big Ideas Learning Publisher: Dorling Kindersley. “Unnatural crimes” and “detestable crimes” will find a few examples.

Most years of the late Regency period yield only a couple of examples. The only way that the “crime “ was discovered was if there was a complaint by one of the participants, or in the special example ofthe crew of a whole ship was suspected of it.“It is true that rape is a most detestable crime, and therefore ought severely and impartially to be punished with death; but it must be remembered, that it is an accusation easily to be made.