Neurolaw

An Introduction

Editors: Picozza, Eugenio (Ed.)

  • Neurolaw is a fast-emerging area
  • The volume includes Neurolaw's impact on the main branches of law
  • The book contains an alternative method for the reconstruction of the concepts of legal disciplines
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This volume illustrates to the public, and legal experts, the basic principles of the field of neuroscience, that commonly goes under the name of Neurolaw. First, it illustrates the relationship between neuroscience, natural sciences and social sciences. Furthermore, it highlights numerous problems concerning the fundamental philosophical concepts used by Neurolaw and evaluates the validity of the method and the limits of a neuroscientific approach to the problems of law and justice.The volume explores the possibility of application of these concepts on the fundamentals of the general theory of law and legal dogmatics. It also examines the main problems of Neurolaw in relation to public, private, criminal and procedural law. In conclusion, the book follows a systematic method that makes it an thorough manual for the introduction to Neurolaw.

About the authors

Eugenio Picozza, University of Rome, Italy

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Neuroscience, Science of Nature and Social Sciences

    Picozza, Eugenio

    Pages 1-19

  • Neuro Law: Validity and Limits of a Neuroscientific Approach to Problems Relating to Law and Justice

    Picozza, Eugenio

    Pages 21-40

  • General Issues

    Cuzzocrea, Vera

    Pages 41-78

  • Problems About Enforcement

    Picozza, Eugenio

    Pages 79-117

  • Public Law and Private Law Issues

    Picozza, Eugenio

    Pages 119-165

Buy this book

eBook $99.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-41441-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-41440-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Neurolaw
Book Subtitle
An Introduction
Editors
  • Eugenio Picozza
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland and G. Giappichelli Editore
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-41441-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-41441-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-41440-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XLV, 244
Number of Illustrations and Tables
1 b/w illustrations
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