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Causation in the Law

H. L. A. Hart and Tony Honoré


This text is an updated and extended second edition supporting the findings of its well-known predecessor which claimed that courts employ common-sense notions of causation in determining legal responsibility.

Keywords: courts, causation, legal responsibility, law, common sense

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1985 Print ISBN-13: 9780198254744
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198254744.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

H. L. A. Hart, author

Tony Honoré, author