Globalization and its related migratory phenomena lead to encounters between different cultures and civilizations. But inevitably they also produce clashes and conflicts. Criminal law is an emblematic locus of the difficulties that result from the assumption of these conflicts at the level of public policies. On this topic, in Europe, the positions of Mireille Delmas-Marty and Otfried Höffe are emblematic and in certain respects opposed. Starting form these two theoretical options, this paper questions the radical nature of the philosophical, ethical and anthropological challenge that cultural diversity poses for criminal law and consequently engages in the search for possible ways forward.

Biancu, S., Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity: a Philosophical Approach (from a European Standpoint), in Human Rights, Rule of Law and the Contemporary Social Challenges in Complex Societies: Proceedings of the XXVI World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (Belo Horizonte 2013), (Belo Horizonte, 22-26 July 2013), Initia Via, Belo Horizonte 2015: 2942-2952 [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/77091]

Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity: a Philosophical Approach (from a European Standpoint)

Biancu, Stefano
2015

Abstract

Globalization and its related migratory phenomena lead to encounters between different cultures and civilizations. But inevitably they also produce clashes and conflicts. Criminal law is an emblematic locus of the difficulties that result from the assumption of these conflicts at the level of public policies. On this topic, in Europe, the positions of Mireille Delmas-Marty and Otfried Höffe are emblematic and in certain respects opposed. Starting form these two theoretical options, this paper questions the radical nature of the philosophical, ethical and anthropological challenge that cultural diversity poses for criminal law and consequently engages in the search for possible ways forward.
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Human Rights, Rule of Law and the Contemporary Social Challenges in Complex Societies: Proceedings of the XXVI World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (Belo Horizonte 2013)
World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy
Belo Horizonte
22-lug-2013
26-lug-2013
978-85-64912-59-5
Initia Via
Biancu, S., Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity: a Philosophical Approach (from a European Standpoint), in Human Rights, Rule of Law and the Contemporary Social Challenges in Complex Societies: Proceedings of the XXVI World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (Belo Horizonte 2013), (Belo Horizonte, 22-26 July 2013), Initia Via, Belo Horizonte 2015: 2942-2952 [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/77091]
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