The Resource Against the death penalty : international initiatives and implications, edited by Jon Yorke

Against the death penalty : international initiatives and implications, edited by Jon Yorke

Label
Against the death penalty : international initiatives and implications
Title
Against the death penalty
Title remainder
international initiatives and implications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jon Yorke
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OCoLC
Dewey number
364.66
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
K5104.A6
LC item number
.A33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Law, justice, and power series
Label
Against the death penalty : international initiatives and implications, edited by Jon Yorke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction / Roger Hood -- The United Nations and abolition of the death penalty / William A. Schabas -- The evolving human rights discourse of the Council of Europe : renouncing the sovereign right of the death penalty / Jon Yorke -- Taking the death penalty debate further: the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights / Lilian Chenwi -- Challenging the death penalty in the Caribbean: litigation at the privy council / Quincy Whitaker -- Constraining America's death penalty : the Eighth Amendment and excessive punishment / Julian Killingley -- Walking the Eighth Amendment tightrope : "time served" in the United States Supreme Court / Jane Marriott -- A crisis of confidence : Americans' doubts about the death penalty / Richard C. Dieter -- The death penalty in China : towards the rule of law / Nicola Macbean -- The abolitionist movement in death penalty-friendly Asia : the cases of South Korea and Taiwan / Sangmin Bae -- Capital punishment : a review and critique of abolition strategies / Peter Hodgkinson, Seema Kandelia and Lina Gyllensten -- A fate worse than death? the problems with life imprisonment as an alternative to the death penalty / Rachael Stokes
Control code
000043155377
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780754674139
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026235
Other control number
100499502
Other physical details
ill.
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.b23805791
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