Dennis J Baker

University of Surrey - School of Law

Head of School, Professor of English Law

Guildford

Guildford, England GU2 7XH

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

The Moral Limits of Consent as a Defense in the Criminal Law

12 New Crim. L. Rev. 93 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 771 (14,342)

Abstract:

consent, criminal law

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Constitutionalizing the Harm Principle

Criminal Justice Ethics, Vol. 27, No. 2, p. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 601 (26,792)

Abstract:

Eighth Amendment, criminalization, harm principle, justice, rights, constitutional law, criminal law, substantive justice, penal thoery, proportionality in the sentencing

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The Harm Principle vs. Kantian Criteria for Ensuring Fair, Principled and Just Criminalisation

Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy, Vol. 33, No. 66, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 593 (30,821)

Abstract:

criminalization, justice, Kant, Harm Principle, criminal law, morality, rights, penal theory

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Contributory Qualifying and Non-Qualifying Triggers in the Loss of Control Defence: A Wrong Turn on Sexual Infidelity

Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 76, pp. 254, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker and Lucy Zhao
University of Surrey - School of Law and University of Sheffield
Downloads 555 (26,216)

Abstract:

provocation, defense, murder, sexual infidelity, loss of control defence

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The Moral Limits of Criminalizing Remote Harms

New Criminal Law Review, Vol. 10, No. 3, p. 370, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 May 2008
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 535 (38,674)
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Abstract:

criminalization, accessory, liability, harm, jurisprudence, morality, objectivity, morals

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Omissions Liability for Homicide Offences: Reconciling R V Kennedy with R V Evans

(2010) 74 Journal of Criminal Law 310
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 May 2012
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 432 (33,291)

Abstract:

omissions, manslaughter, duty of care

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Glanville Williams Textbook of Criminal Law

London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 255 (57,710)

Abstract:

textbook, criminal law

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The Sense and Nonsense of Criminalizing Transfers of Obscene Material: Criminalizing Privacy Violations

Singapore Law Review, Vol. 26, p. 126, 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 246 (97,861)

Abstract:

criminal, law, privacy, offense, criminalization, obscene, consent, moralism, morality, critical, objective, harm, wrongs

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Liability for Encouraging One's Own Murder, Victims, and Other Exempt Parties

(2012) 23(3) King’s Law Journal 257–285,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jan 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 222 (94,211)

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The Normativity of Using Prison to Control Hate Speech: The Hollowness of Waldron's Harm Theory

(2013) 16(4) New Criminal Law Review 621-656, Buffalo Criminal Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2013, King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2013-2
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2014
Dennis J Baker and Lucy Zhao
University of Surrey - School of Law and University of Sheffield
Downloads 161 (119,617)

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A Critical Evaluation of the Historical and Contemporary Justifications for Criminalizing Begging

(2009) 73 Journal of Criminal Law 212
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 May 2012
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 116 (167,227)

Abstract:

homelessness, criminalization, human rights, justice, begging, pandhandlers, offense, disgust, ethics, public domains

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Punishment Without a Crime: Is Preventive Detention Reconcilable with Justice

(2009) 34 Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy 120
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 May 2012
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 114 (167,227)

Abstract:

preventive detention, dangerous offenders, justice, criminal law, proportionate punishment, 8th Amendment

13.

The Impossibility of a Critically Objective Criminal Law

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 56, No. 2, p. 349, 2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 98 (204,021)

Abstract:

objectivity, morality, criminalization

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Responsibility Links, Fair Labeling and Proportionality in China: Comparing China’s Criminal Law Theory and Doctrine

UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Vol. 14, No. 2, p. 274, 2009
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
Dennis J Baker and Lucy Zhao
University of Surrey - School of Law and University of Sheffield
Downloads 92 (201,380)

Abstract:

Chinese, Criminal Law, Food, Standards

15.

Collective Criminalization and the Constitutional Right to Endanger Others

(2009) 28 Crim. Just. Ethics 168
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 May 2012
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 75 (236,131)

Abstract:

constitutional rights, second amendment, criminal justice, firearms, remote harms

16.

Should Unnecessary Harmful Nontherapeutic Cosmetic Surgery Be Criminalized?

New Criminal Law Review, Vol. 17, Number 4, pps 587–630, Fall 2014,
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 72 (198,746)

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Complicity, Proportionality and the Serious Crime Act

New Criminal Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 3, p. 403, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
Downloads 70 (245,069)

Abstract:

complicity, criminal law

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The Criminality of Fines Imposed by Car Park Companies

Criminal Law & Justice Weekly, Vol. 176, p. 297, May 2012
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 20 Jan 2013
Dennis J Baker and Lucy Zhao
University of Surrey - School of Law and University of Sheffield
Downloads 58 (247,002)

Abstract:

criminality, punitive fines, unjust enrichment, fraud, parking fines, contractual damages

19.

Foresight in Common Purpose Complicity/Joint Enterprise Complicity: It Is a Maxim of Evidence, Not a Substantive Fault Element

Dennis J. Baker (Draft Chapter (2013/14): Reinterpreting Criminal Complicity, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
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Lesser Included Offences, Alternative Offences and Accessorial Liability

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jun 2016
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
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Conceptualizing Inchoate Complicity: The Normative and Doctrinal Case for Lessor Offenses as an Alternative to Complicity Liability

Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Nov 2015
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
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Mutual Combat Complicity, Transferred Intention/Defenses and the Exempt Party Defense

UNIVERSITY OF LA VERNE LAW REVIEW, Vol. 37, 2016
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2015
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
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Reinterpreting the Mental Element in Criminal Complicity: Change of Normative Position Theory Cannot Rationalize the Current Law

Law & Psychology Review, Vol. 40, 2016
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 30 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2015
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law
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Abstract:

complicity, Jogee, serious crime act, joint enterprise

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The Right Not to Be Criminalized: Demarcating Criminal Law's Authority

Ashgate Publishing London 2011
Posted: 22 May 2012
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law

Abstract:

constitutional rights, Warren Court, criminalization of nudity, disgust to others, criminalization of harm to others, harm principle, bill of rights, criminal justice

27.

The Sense and Nonsense of Criminalizing Transfers of Obscene Material

Singapore Law Review, Vol. 26, 2008
Posted: 08 May 2008
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law

Abstract:

criminal, law, privacy, offense, criminalization, obscene, consent, moralism, morality, critical, objective, harm, wrongs

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The Moral Limits of Consent as a Defense in the Criminal Law

New Criminal Law Review, 2009
Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law

Abstract:

consent, criminal, law, objectivity, critical, morality, defenses, criminalization, human, dignity, moralism, justice

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The Harm Principle vs Kantian Criteria for Ensuring Fair, Principled and Just Criminalisation

Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy, Vol. 33, 2008
Posted: 07 May 2008
Dennis J Baker
University of Surrey - School of Law

Abstract:

criminal, law, kant, criminalization, harm, principle, fairness, justice, theory, harmless, wrongs, morality, morals