The Resource Distributive principles of criminal law : who should be punished how much?, Paul H. Robinson

Distributive principles of criminal law : who should be punished how much?, Paul H. Robinson

Label
Distributive principles of criminal law : who should be punished how much?
Title
Distributive principles of criminal law
Title remainder
who should be punished how much?
Statement of responsibility
Paul H. Robinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing from the existing theoretical literature and adding to it recent insights from the social sciences, Paul Robinson describes the nature of the practical challenge in setting rational punishment principles, how past efforts have failed, and the alternatives that have been tried
Cataloging source
InIU-L
Dewey number
345.04
Index
index present
LC call number
K5103
LC item number
.R628 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Distributive principles of criminal law : who should be punished how much?, Paul H. Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Distributing criminal liability and punishment -- The need for an articulated distributive principle -- Does criminal law deter? -- Deterrence as a distributive principle -- Rehabilitation -- Incapacitation of the dangerous -- Competing conceptions of desert : vengeful, deontological, and empirical -- The utility of desert -- "Restorative justice" -- The strengths and weaknesses of alternative distributive principles -- Hybrid distributive principles -- A practical theory of justice : proposal for a hybrid distributive principle centered on empirical desert
Control code
ocn419330937
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 267 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199867684
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b37498873
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)419330937
  • oso0199867682

Library Locations

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