By Oliver Black
Combining rigorous philosophical research with a deep wisdom of legislations, this research of agreements illuminates criminal doctrine through philosophical concept and vice versa. opposed to the present philosophical view of agreements, the booklet argues that they're to be understood in phrases no longer of grants yet of provide and popularity. issues lined contain the responsibilities linked to agreements; the sensible reasoning that leads events to make and practice agreements; the relation among contract and purpose; and the explanations the kingdom has to interfere in agreements. There also are separate chapters dedicated to doctrines of contract within the legislation of agreement, festival and conspiracy.
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26 Searle (1969), 58 describes ‘I promise’ as a device for commitment. Compare Bach (1995), 606 f. The US Restatement (Second) of Contracts (1981), para. 2 defines a promise in terms of a commitment; the opposite approach is taken in Binmore (1994), 161 and Binmore (1998), 47. On commitment, see Chap. 3 n. 149 below. 27 Searle (1969), 60 says that the ‘essential feature’ of a promise is that it is the undertaking of an obligation to perform a certain act: ‘I think that this condition distinguishes promises (and other members of the same family such as vows) from other kinds of illocutionary act’.
9 n. 37 below. 5 Allen (2009), 225; Beatson (1986), 21; Peel (2007), para. 8–078; Simester et al. (2010), 290; Chap. 3 n. 73, Chap. 8 n. 10 and Chap. 9 nn. 2 and 23 below. 6 Ashworth (2009), 453; Fitzpatrick (1993), 1180; Macdonald and Thompson (2003), 99; Marcus (1977), 950 n. , 340; Chap. 8 n. 10 and Chap. 9 n. 35 below. ; Bach (1995); Baier (1985), 199; Binmore (1994), 60; D. Lewis (1969), 34, 35, 84; Prichard (2002c); Radford (1984), 582; Raz (1984), 203; Robins (1984), 105; Sheinman (2011a); S.
9 n. 35 below. ; Bach (1995); Baier (1985), 199; Binmore (1994), 60; D. Lewis (1969), 34, 35, 84; Prichard (2002c); Radford (1984), 582; Raz (1984), 203; Robins (1984), 105; Sheinman (2011a); S. ; Velleman (2000a), appendix; Velleman (2000b). For a dissenting view, see Gilbert (1996a) and Gilbert (1996d). Gilbert (2000a), 59 ff. brings promises and agreements together under the heading of joint commitment. 5 below and the references there. 25 26 promises Chapter 2 dispatches the promise model, by establishing that promises are neither necessary nor sufficient for agreement.
Agreements: A Philosophical and Legal Study by Oliver Black