The Courtroom as Laboratory: Universalism and Evidentiary Reasoning

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The paper analyses Solomon's judgement from the perspective of theory of science, more specificially particularist theories such as Nancy Cartwright's Dabbled world. It analyses the consequences such a particularist account has for evidence scholarship, and a rational account of deciding issues of fact in a court room setting
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Universal and the Particular in Legal Reasoning
EditorsZenon Bankowski, James MacLean
PublisherAshgate Publishing
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9780754625469
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Publication series

NameEdinburgh Centre for Law and Society


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