Jones, Owen D.

Law and neuroscience - 2nd - New York Wolters Kluwer 2020 - xlii, 960 p. ill. Includes bibliographical references and index

Table of contents

Law and neuroscience : an overview of issues
The case of the murdering brain
Brain structure and brain function
Brain monitoring and manipulation
Limits and cautions
Relationships of law, science, and behavior
Behavior, responsibility, and punishment : views from law and neuroscience
Neuroscience in the courtroom : assessing scientific evidence
Brain death
Brain Injury
Pain and distress
Addicted brains
Lie detection
Adolescent brains
Aging brains
Cognitive enhancement
Brain-machine interface and law
Artificial intelligence, robots, and law.

The implications for law of new neuroscientific techniques and findings are now among the hottest topics in legal, academic, and media venues. Law and Neuroscience — a collaboration of professors in law, neuroscience, and biology — is the first coursebook to chart this new territory, providing the world’s most comprehensive collection of neurolaw materials.


law - Philosophy
Cognitive neuroscience
Practice of law

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