Title:The promise of neuroscience for law : ‘overclaiming’ in jurisprudence, morality, and economics Author(s):PATTERSON, Dennis; PARDO, Michael S.Date:2016Citation:
- Dennis PATTERSON and Michael S. PARDO (eds), Philosophical foundations of law and neuroscience, Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016, pp. 231-247
Type:Contribution to bookAbstract:This chapter considers the claims made on behalf of neuroscience in three areas: legal philosophy, emotion and moral judgment, and economics. It argues that reductionist claims made for the explanatory power of neuroscience ...