Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Criminal Law Conversations$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Paul H. Robinson, Stephen Garvey, and Kimberly Kessler Ferzan

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199861279

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199861279.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 02 June 2020

Empirical Desert

Empirical Desert

(p.29) 2. Empirical Desert
Criminal Law Conversations

Paul H. Robinson

Oxford University Press

This chapter presents an authoritative overview of the community's notion of justice, the so-called “empirical desert.” It includes comments by some of the nation's top legal scholars from the field of criminal law, tackling relevant issues ranging from compliance-promoting intuitions to punishment, criminal justice, legitimacy, sentencing, and restorative justice.

Keywords:   justice, empirical desert, criminal law, compliance, punishment, criminal justice, legitimacy, sentencing, restorative justice

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .