Harvard University Press
Mental Capacity and Legal Responsibility in American History Early U.S. jurisprudence with respect to consciousness and responsibility was marked by fundamental contradictions. Both the Revolution and the founding of the Republic were premised on a belief that the people were capable of self-govern....
Tate, Joshua C.
"Law And The Modern Mind: Consciousness And Responsibility In American Legal Culture,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 19
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol19/iss1/21