The Resource Debating the death penalty : should America have capital punishment? : the experts on both sides make their best case, edited by Hugo Adam Bedau & Paul G. Cassell

Debating the death penalty : should America have capital punishment? : the experts on both sides make their best case, edited by Hugo Adam Bedau & Paul G. Cassell

Label
Debating the death penalty : should America have capital punishment? : the experts on both sides make their best case
Title
Debating the death penalty
Title remainder
should America have capital punishment? : the experts on both sides make their best case
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hugo Adam Bedau & Paul G. Cassell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"By representing the viewpoints of experts who face the vexing questions about capital punishment on a daily basis, Debating the Death Penalty makes a vital contribution to a more nuanced understanding of the moral and legal problems underlying this controversy."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.66/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8699.U5
LC item number
D635 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Debating the death penalty : should America have capital punishment? : the experts on both sides make their best case, edited by Hugo Adam Bedau & Paul G. Cassell
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Contents
1. Tinkering with Death / Alex Kozinski -- 2. An Abolitionist's Survey of the Death Penalty in America Today / Hugo Adam Bedau -- 3. Why the Death Penalty is Morally Permissible / Louis P. Pojman -- 4. Close to Death: Reflections on Race and Capital Punishment in America / Bryan Stevenson -- 5. Truth and Consequences: The Penalty of Death / Joshua K. Marquis -- 6. Why the United States Will Join the Rest of the World in Abandoning Capital Punishment / Stephen B. Bright -- 7. In Defense of the Death Penalty / Paul G. Cassell -- 8. "I Must Act" / George Ryan
Control code
000024693750
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780195169836
Lccn
2003049868
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20529867
System control number
  • 24693750lt
  • (OCoLC)52334913

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