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Agency And Insanity, Stephen P. Garvey Jan 2018

Agency And Insanity, Stephen P. Garvey

Buffalo Law Review

This Article offers an unorthodox theory of insanity. According to the traditional theory, insanity is a cognitive or volitional incapacity arising from a mental disease or defect. As an alternative to the traditional theory, some commentators have proposed that insanity is an especially debilitating form of irrationality. Each of these theories faces fair-minded objections. In contrast to these theories, this Article proposes that a person is insane if and because he lacks a sense of agency. The theory of insanity it defends might therefore be called the lost-agency theory.According to the lost-agency theory, a person lacks a sense of ...


Re-Reading Legal Realism And Tracing A Genealogy Of Balancing, Curtis Nyquist Aug 2017

Re-Reading Legal Realism And Tracing A Genealogy Of Balancing, Curtis Nyquist

Buffalo Law Review

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Capitalism And Risk: Concepts, Consequences, And Ideologies, Edward A. Purcell Jr. Jan 2016

Capitalism And Risk: Concepts, Consequences, And Ideologies, Edward A. Purcell Jr.

Buffalo Law Review

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Mr. Peabody's Improbable Legal Intellectual History, Mark Fenster Jan 2016

Mr. Peabody's Improbable Legal Intellectual History, Mark Fenster

Buffalo Law Review

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Some Final Observations On Legal Intellectual History, Robert W. Gordon Jan 2016

Some Final Observations On Legal Intellectual History, Robert W. Gordon

Buffalo Law Review

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Opportunities For Law's Intellectual History, Mark Fenster, John Henry Schlegel Jan 2016

Opportunities For Law's Intellectual History, Mark Fenster, John Henry Schlegel

Buffalo Law Review

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A Bridge Between: Law And The New Intellectual Histories Of Capitalism, Ajay K. Mehrotra Jan 2016

A Bridge Between: Law And The New Intellectual Histories Of Capitalism, Ajay K. Mehrotra

Buffalo Law Review

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Organic Poise: Capitalism As Law, Christopher Tomlins Jan 2016

Organic Poise: Capitalism As Law, Christopher Tomlins

Buffalo Law Review

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Causation, Legal History, And Legal Doctrine, Charles Barzun Jan 2016

Causation, Legal History, And Legal Doctrine, Charles Barzun

Buffalo Law Review

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Writing The Social History Of Legal Doctrine, Cynthia Nicoletti Jan 2016

Writing The Social History Of Legal Doctrine, Cynthia Nicoletti

Buffalo Law Review

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On Absences As Material For Intellectual Historical Study, John Henry Schlegel Jan 2016

On Absences As Material For Intellectual Historical Study, John Henry Schlegel

Buffalo Law Review

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Humbug: Toward A Legal History, Susanna Blumenthal Jan 2016

Humbug: Toward A Legal History, Susanna Blumenthal

Buffalo Law Review

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Textiles: Popular Culture And The Law, Laura F. Edwards Jan 2016

Textiles: Popular Culture And The Law, Laura F. Edwards

Buffalo Law Review

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Indeterminacy, Value Pluralism, And Tragic Cases, David Wolitz May 2014

Indeterminacy, Value Pluralism, And Tragic Cases, David Wolitz

Buffalo Law Review

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Natural Law, Equality, And Same-Sex Marriage, Perry Dane Apr 2014

Natural Law, Equality, And Same-Sex Marriage, Perry Dane

Buffalo Law Review

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The Market As A Legal Concept, Justin Desautels-Stein Apr 2012

The Market As A Legal Concept, Justin Desautels-Stein

Buffalo Law Review

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Langdell And The Invention Of Legal Doctrine, Catharine Pierce Wells May 2010

Langdell And The Invention Of Legal Doctrine, Catharine Pierce Wells

Buffalo Law Review

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Hi-Man!, Vivian Garcia Jul 2009

Hi-Man!, Vivian Garcia

Buffalo Law Review

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The Dean, R. Nils Olsen Jul 2009

The Dean, R. Nils Olsen

Buffalo Law Review

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Jack Hyman's Law School Without Borders, Thomas E. Headrick Jul 2009

Jack Hyman's Law School Without Borders, Thomas E. Headrick

Buffalo Law Review

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How Would Jack Do It?, William R. Greiner Jul 2009

How Would Jack Do It?, William R. Greiner

Buffalo Law Review

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Investor Extraordinaire, Richard F. Griffin Jul 2009

Investor Extraordinaire, Richard F. Griffin

Buffalo Law Review

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One Less Note To Answer, John Henry Schlegel Jul 2009

One Less Note To Answer, John Henry Schlegel

Buffalo Law Review

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Jack Hyman, Student, Alfred S. Konefsky Jul 2009

Jack Hyman, Student, Alfred S. Konefsky

Buffalo Law Review

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A Gathering To Remember Jacob D. Hyman, Dean And Professor, Buffalo Law Review Jul 2009

A Gathering To Remember Jacob D. Hyman, Dean And Professor, Buffalo Law Review

Buffalo Law Review

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Thank You, Jack, Hugh B. Scott Jul 2009

Thank You, Jack, Hugh B. Scott

Buffalo Law Review

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Law, Economics, And The Theory Of The Firm, Michael J. Meurer Jul 2004

Law, Economics, And The Theory Of The Firm, Michael J. Meurer

Buffalo Law Review

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The Prophylactic Remedy: Normative Principles And Definitional Parameters Of Broad Injunctive Relief, Tracy A. Thomas Apr 2004

The Prophylactic Remedy: Normative Principles And Definitional Parameters Of Broad Injunctive Relief, Tracy A. Thomas

Buffalo Law Review

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Righting Victim Wrongs: Responding To Philosophical Criticisms Of The Nonspecific Victim Liability Defense, Aya Gruber Apr 2004

Righting Victim Wrongs: Responding To Philosophical Criticisms Of The Nonspecific Victim Liability Defense, Aya Gruber

Buffalo Law Review

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The Symbols Of Governance: Thurman Arnold And Post-Realist Legal Theory, Mark Fenster Oct 2003

The Symbols Of Governance: Thurman Arnold And Post-Realist Legal Theory, Mark Fenster

Buffalo Law Review

No abstract provided.