John M. Darley

Princeton University

1-N-17 Green Hall

Princeton, NJ 08544

United States

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Why Do We Punish? Deterrence and Just Deserts as Motives for Punishment

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Vol. 83, pp. 284-299, 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Kevin M. Carlsmith, John M. Darley and Paul H. Robinson
Colgate University - Psychology Department, Princeton University and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 1,630 (7,090)
Citation 21

Abstract:

Punishment, desert, deterrence

2.

Does Criminal Law Deter? A Behavioral Science Investigation

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 173-205, 2004
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 916 (18,150)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Deterrence, punishment, social science

3.

The Role of Deterrence in the Formulation of Criminal Law Rules: At Its Worst When Doing Its Best

Georgetown Law Journal 949-1002, 2003
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 902 (18,457)
Citation 3

Abstract:

criminal law, deterrence, punishment theory, punishment

4.

Intuitions of Justice: Implications for Criminal Law and Justice Policy

U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-12, Southern California Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Mar 2007
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 801 (20,950)
Citation 10

Abstract:

criminal law and procedure, criminal liability, criminal punishment, social engineering, coercive indoctrination, government transparency, justice reform

5.

The Utility of Desert

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 91, pp. 453-499, 1997
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 May 2003
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 730 (22,631)
Citation 26

Abstract:

desert, punishment

6.

Psychological Aspects of Retributive Justice

ADVANCES IN EXPERIMENTAL SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, M. P. Zanna, ed., Vol. 40, pp. 193-236, San Diego, CA, Elsevier, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2008
Kevin M. Carlsmith and John M. Darley
Colgate University - Psychology Department and Princeton University
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Citation 6

Abstract:

retribution, justice, psychology, law

7.

Incapacitation and Just Deserts as Motives for Punishment

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 24, pp. 659-683, 2000
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Paul H. Robinson, Kevin M. Carlsmith and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Colgate University - Psychology Department and Princeton University
Downloads 390 (56,680)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Desert, punishment, incapacitation

8.

Objectivist vs. Subjectivist Views of Criminality: A Study in the Role of Social Science in Criminal Law Theory

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies Vol. 18, pp. 409-447, 1998
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Feb 2003
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 372 (59,845)
Citation 5

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9.

Justifying Board Diversity

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 89, 2011, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 224
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
James A. Fanto, Lawrence M. Solan and John M. Darley
Brooklyn Law School and Co-Director of the Center for the Study of Business Law & Regulation, Brooklyn Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 336 (56,832)
Citation 1

Abstract:

board, directors, corporations, diversity

10.

Symbolism and Incommensurability in Civil Sanctioning: Decision Makers as Goal Managers

Brooklyn Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Apr 2003
University of Illinois College of Law, Princeton University and Stanford Law School
Downloads 241 (100,995)
Citation 8

Abstract:

legal decision making, civil justice, constraint satisfaction, factfinder goals

11.

Multiple Constraint Satisfaction in Judging

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-22, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 11333184
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 May 2008
University of Illinois College of Law, Stanford Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 235 (101,421)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Judging; Judicial decision making

12.

The Ex Ante Function of the Criminal Law

Law and Society Review, Vol. 35, pp. 165-189, 2001
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2008
John M. Darley, Kevin M. Carlsmith and Paul H. Robinson
Princeton University, Colgate University - Psychology Department and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 230 (100,118)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Criminal code, ex ante, criminal law

13.

Community Standards of Criminal Liability and the Insanity Defense

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 19, pp. 425-466, 1995
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2010
Princeton University, Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania Law School and Independent
Downloads 202 (120,962)

Abstract:

Insanity, community standards

14.

Testing Competing Theories of Justification

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 76, pp. 1095-1143, 1998
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Feb 2003
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 198 (119,857)

Abstract:

justification

15.

Liability for Risk: Citizens' Perspectives on Liability for Creation of Risk and Loss of Chance

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 06 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2010
Princeton University, Brooklyn Law School, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 181 (131,014)

Abstract:

risk, moral luck, torts, punishment, damages, retribution, chance

16.

Must Torts Be Wrongs? An Empirical Perspective

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 1, 2014, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 302
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
University of Houston Law Center, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Brooklyn Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 167 (128,543)

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17.

When Does Knowledge Become Intent?: Perceiving the Minds of Wrongdoers

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2014
Pam Mueller, Lawrence M. Solan and John M. Darley
Princeton University - Department of Psychology, Brooklyn Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 156 (137,805)

Abstract:

intent, knowledge, law and psychology, morality

18.

Collective Punishment: When is Our Group Responsible for Our Actions?

IACM 17th Annual Conference Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Oct 2004
Princeton University, University of Notre Dame - Department of Management & Administration Sciences, Princeton University and University of Utah - Department of Management
Downloads 152 (153,656)

Abstract:

Punishment, Groups, Justice

19.

The Plasticity of Harm in the Service of Criminalization Goals

California Law Review, Vol. 100, p. 1313, 2012, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Dec 2012
Avani Mehta Sood and John M. Darley
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and Princeton University
Downloads 144 (152,830)

Abstract:

harm principle, law and psychology, experimental psychology, criminalization, motivated cognition

20.

Enacting Justice: The Interplay of Individual and Institutional Perspectives

THE SAGE HANDBOOK OF SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, Michael Hogg, Joel Cooper, eds., pp. 458-476, Sage, 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Aug 2008
John M. Darley, Tom Tyler and Kenworthey Bilz
Princeton University, Yale University - Law School and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 97 (194,116)
Citation 1

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21.

What's Wrong With Harmless Theories of Punishment

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 79. p. 1215, 2004
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Aug 2008
Kenworthey Bilz and John M. Darley
University of Illinois College of Law and Princeton University
Downloads 89 (220,038)
Citation 2

Abstract:

crime, punishment, psychology, philosophy

22.

The Severity of Intermediate Penal Sanctions: A Psychophysical Scaling Approach for Obtaining Community Perceptions

Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Vol. 11, pp. 71-95, 1995
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Robert E. Harlow, John M. Darley and Paul H. Robinson
Princeton University - Department of Psychology, Princeton University and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 63 (269,726)

Abstract:

Punishment

23.

Punitiveness Towards Users of Illicit Drugs: A Disparity between Actual and Perceived Attitudes

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 24, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2015
Matthew B. Kugler and John M. Darley
Downloads 62 (267,705)

Abstract:

Drug Policy, Public Opinion, Law, Psychology

24.

Differences in Punitiveness Across Three Cultures: A Test of American Exceptionalism in Justice Attitudes

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 103, No. 4, 2013
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Feb 2014
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Princeton University, University of Marburg, University of Marburg, Stanford University and Princeton University
Downloads 43 (244,427)

Abstract:

Punitive Attitudes, Psychology, Criminal Sentencing, Criminal Law

25.

Political Ideology and Reactions to Crime Victims: Preferences for Restorative and Punitive Responses

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 8, Issue 4, pp. 830-855, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Oct 2011
Dena M. Gromet and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania and Princeton University
Downloads 2 (527,657)

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26.

When Does Knowledge Become Intent? Perceiving the Minds of Wrongdoers

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 9, Issue 4, pp. 859-892, 2012
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Nov 2012
Pam Mueller, Lawrence M. Solan and John M. Darley
Princeton University - Department of Psychology, Brooklyn Law School and Princeton University
Downloads 1 (534,201)

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27.

Justice, Liability, and Blame: Community Views and the Criminal Law

Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1995, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-11
Number of pages: 313 Posted: 03 Mar 2016
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University
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Citation 17

Abstract:

Criminal law, codes, psychology, lay intuitions, community values, empirical legal studies, justification, excuse, culpability, criminalization, complicity, causation, attempt

28.

Morality in the Law: The Psychological Foundations of Citizens’ Desires to Punish Transgressions

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 5, pp. 1-23, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
John M. Darley
Princeton University

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29.

Does Criminal Law Deter? A Behavioural Science Investigation

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 24, pp. 173-205, 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Paul H. Robinson and John M. Darley
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Princeton University

Abstract: