Vera Bergelson

Rutgers Law School - Newark

Professor of Law, Robert E. Knowlton Scholar

NJ

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The Right to Be Hurt - Testing the Boundaries of Consent

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 165, 2007, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Papers No. 011
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 19 May 2006
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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criminal law, consent, harm, dignity

2.

It's Personal But is it Mine? Toward Property Rights in Personal Information

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 379, 2003
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 Dec 2005
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
Downloads 430 (66,068)
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privacy, personal information

3.

Consent to Harm

Pace Law Review, Forthcoming, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Papers No. 023
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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criminal law, consent, harm, victim

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Victims and Perpetrators: An Argument for Comparative Liability in Criminal Law

Buffalo Criminal Law Review, Vol. 8, p. 385, 2005, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Papers No. 007
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 28 Mar 2005
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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A Fair Punishment for Humbert Humbert: Strict Liability and Affirmative Defenses

New Criminal Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 1, Winter 2011, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Paper No. 083
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Criminal law

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Rights, Wrongs, and Comparative Justifications

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 28, p. 2481, 2007, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Papers No. 017
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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criminal law, rights, justification, incompatible justifications, wrongful

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Conditional Rights and Comparative Wrongs: More on the Theory and Application of Comparative Criminal Liability

Buffalo Criminal Law Review, Vol. 8, p. 567, 2005, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Papers No. 012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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victim, perpetrator, comparative liability

8.

The Meaning of Consent

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Aug 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Criminal Law, Consent, Attitudinal Consent, Performative Consent, Autonomy

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The Case of Weak Will and Wayward Desire

Criminal Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Papers No. 026
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Sep 2008
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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weak will, wayward desire

10.

Self-Defense and Risks

The Ethics of Self-Defence, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Sep 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Criminal Law, Self-Defense, Harm, Risk, Proportionality, Culpability

11.

Duress Is No Excuse

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Aug 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Criminal Law, Duress, Justification, Excuse, Partial Defense

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Chapter Eight: Sex, Lies, and Law: Rethinking Rape-by-Fraud

in: Consent and Control: Legal Perspectives on State Power (Cambridge Scholars Publishing) (2016)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Sep 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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consent, sex, rape-by-deception, rape-by-fraud, autonomy, agency, fraud in the factum, fraud in the inducement

13.

Does Fault Matter?

Crim Law and Philos, September 2018, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 375–392
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Sep 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Punishment, Strict Liability, Culpability, Public Welfare Offenses

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Vice Is Nice but Incest Is Best: The Problem of a Moral Taboo

Crim Law and Philos 7: 43–59, 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Sep 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Incest, Vice, Crime, Immorality, Taboo, Harm, Wrongdoing

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Justification or Excuse? Exploring the Meaning of Provocation

42 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 307 2009-2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Sep 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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criminal law; defenses; justification; excuse; provocation

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Choice of Evils: In Search of a Viable Rationale

Crim Law and Philos 6: 289–305, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Sep 2018
Vera Bergelson
Rutgers Law School - Newark
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Necessity, Choice-of-Evils, Justification, Harm, Wrongdoing, Duty-to-Rescue