Michael Louis Corrado

University of North Carolina School of Law

Arch Allen Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy

Van Hecke-Wettach Hall, 160 Ridge Road

CB #3380

Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Behavioral Economics, Neurophysiology, Addiction and the Law

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 892007
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2010
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Sex Offenders, Unlawful Combatants, and Preventive Detention

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-14, North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 77, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2008
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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sex offenses, unlawful combatants, detention

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Some Notes on Preventive Detention and Psychopathy

Law and Psychopathy, Oxford University Press, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Psychopathy, preventive detention, criminal responsibility

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Chapter Two. Retribution and the Limits of Criminal Justice

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2771325
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Disability and Nationality: Martha Nussbaum on Justice

Essays in Philosophy, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2008, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1117633
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Apr 2008
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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The Case for a Purely Volitional Insanity Defense

Texas Tech Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Oct 2009
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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insanity defense, incompatibilism, volitional branch

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Addiction and the Theory of Action

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 896104, Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 25, 2006
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2009
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Responsibility and Control

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-12, Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 59, 2005
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2008
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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criminal responsibility, detention

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Chapter One. Two Models of Criminal Justice

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2757078
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Retribution, quarantine, free will skepticism, moral responsibility, correction.

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Kahler v. Kansas: Insanity and the Historical Understanding of Mens Rea

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Sep 2019
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Compatibilism, Hard Incompatibilism, and Responsibility

Essays in Philosophy, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Nov 2009
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Freedom, determinism, compatibilism, hard incompatibilism, responsibility

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The Future of Adversarial Systems: An Introduction to the Papers from the First Conference

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Oct 2009
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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comparative law, adversary system, inquisitorial system

13.

Insanity and Free Will: The Humanitarian Argument for Abolition

“Insanity and Free Will: The Humanitarian Argument for Abolition,” in The Insanity Defense: Multidisciplinary Views on Its History, Trends, and Controversies, Mark D. White, editor (Praeger, January, 2017).
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Aug 2019
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Why Do We Resist Hard Incompatibilism? Thoughts on Freedom and Punishment

The Future of Punishment, ed. Thomas Nadelhoffer (Oxford 2013), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1936665
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2013
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Punishment and the Burden of Proof

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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The Abolition of Punishment

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 257, 2001
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Oct 2009
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Egalitarianism and the Problem of Tort Liability

Philosophical Issues, Vol. 11, p. 388, 2001, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1115970
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Apr 2008
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Chapter Three. The Case Against Retribution

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2777564
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 May 2016 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Punishment, retribution, quarantine, moral responsibility

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Self-Defense, Moral Acceptability, and Compensation

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 47, p. 91, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2010
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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self-defense, justification and excuse

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Purpose, Cause, and Supervenience

Essays in Philosophy, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Jul 2010
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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reductionism, superveneicne

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Preserving the Good Elements in Punishment and Avoiding a Purely Therapeutic Approach: An Outline

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2653561
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Aug 2015
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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punishment, moral responsibiity, retribution, non-retributive, correction

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Fichte and the Psychopath: Criminal Justice Turned Upside Down

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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criminal justice, punishment, free will, retribution

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Withdrawal Pains: Giving Up Desert

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2599039
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Apr 2015
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Free Will, Responsibility, Criminal Responsibility, Retribution

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Criminal Quarantine and the Burden of Proof

This is a pre-review version of a paper to be published in Philosophia (Israel)., UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2018
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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25.

Terrorists and Outlaws

Preventing Danger: New Paradigms in Criminal Justice, eds. Caianiello and Corrado (Carolina Academic Press, 2013), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2234531
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Mar 2013
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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criminal law, suspected terrorists, indefinite deteniton

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The Double Track in Continental European Criminology

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Newsletter, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2016, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2847682
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 05 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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double track, criminal justice, punishment, preventive detention

27.

Slobogin on Dehumanization

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1331476
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 23 Jan 2009
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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preventive detention, right to punishment, dehumanization

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Chapter Four: Quarantine and the Problem of the Third Man

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2849473
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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punishment, prevention, free will, double track

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The Takings Doctrine and the Principle of Legality

Pre-review version of a chapter in The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy and Science of Punishment, eds. Farah Focquaert et al., Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Dec 2018
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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A Review of Vihvelin's Causes, Laws, and Free Will

Criminal Justice Ethics, December 2014, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2858536
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Nov 2016
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Free Will Fallibilism and the 'Two-Standpoints' Account of Freedom

A much improved version in Synthese, 2019 Forthcocming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2019
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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free will, responsibility, two standpoints, freedom

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Moral Responsibility and Intentional Action: A Review of Scott Sehon's Free Will and Action Explanation

Criminal Justice Ethics, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2944039
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2017
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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free will, teleological theory of action, teleological theory of moral responsibility

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Professor Fontaine and Self-Defense: A Reply to His Rejoinder

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 47, p. 105, 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 05 Jul 2010
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Punishment and the Wild Beast of Prey

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 86, 1996
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Apr 2017
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Economics, Equality, and Responsibility: A Review Essay

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 74, P. 539 FF., 2000, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jun 2021
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Distributive justice, egalitarianism, responsibility, law and economics

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The Limits of the State’s Power to Control Crime

Journal of Legal Philosophy (Forthcoming)
Posted: 27 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2021
Michael Louis Corrado
University of North Carolina School of Law

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retribution, criminal quarantine, classical, beccaria, social defense, punishment, social contract