Criminal Law and Religion in Post-Reformation Scotland

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This article considers the connection between religious ideology and the criminal law in post-Reformation Scotland. It shows how the influence of religious practice and doctrine rendered the substance and application of the criminal law peculiarly moralistic, and had a similar effect on the attribution of criminal responsibility.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)178-97
JournalEdinburgh Law Review
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012


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