The Resource Punishment : the supposed justifications revisited, Ted Honderich

Punishment : the supposed justifications revisited, Ted Honderich

Label
Punishment : the supposed justifications revisited
Title
Punishment
Title remainder
the supposed justifications revisited
Statement of responsibility
Ted Honderich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
364.601
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8675
LC item number
.H65 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Punishment : the supposed justifications revisited, Ted Honderich
Publication
Note
Previous edition: Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 1989
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-244) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Problem and definition -- The need to justify punishment -- The definition of punishment -- 2. Backward-looking theories -- Retribution theories in general -- Legal, circular, and intrinsic-good retributivism -- Distress-culpability, forfeited rights, indifference -- Innocence system -- Annulment, offenders' rights -- Rational contract -- Consent to loss on immunity -- Satisfactions-in-acting -- 3. Grievance satisfaction -- An actual reason -- System -- Defences and criticism -- 4. Utilitarian prevention theory, etc. -- Questions of fact about prevention -- The utilitarian prevention theory -- The victimization objection -- Utilitarians on victimization -- Justified and unjustified victimizations -- Retrospect and conclusion -- 5. Reform, rehabilitation, treatment -- Punishment as reformative -- Illness and treatment -- Objections -- 6. Determinism -- Punishment, freedom, responsibility -- A sketch of determinism -- Determinism despite quantum theory -- Compatibilism and incompatibilism -- Attitudinism -- Arguments for compatibilism and incompatibilism -- The real consequences of determinism -- Punishment -- 7. Compromise theories -- Retrospect, separate questions -- Prevention and retribution -- Correct-values retributivism -- Liberal-community retributivism -- 8. Non-problem, other conclusions -- The end of all retributivism -- The decent society -- The principle of humanity -- Our societies -- Our unjustified punishments
Control code
ocn244352533
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 249 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435660755
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt184pv3j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27314959
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244352533
  • pebcs1435660757

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