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The Resource Capital punishment in American courts, James Biser Whisker and Kevin Spiker

Capital punishment in American courts, James Biser Whisker and Kevin Spiker

Label
Capital punishment in American courts
Title
Capital punishment in American courts
Statement of responsibility
James Biser Whisker and Kevin Spiker
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the 400 years since the first known execution was carried out for treason in Virginia, American jurisdictions have debated both the appropriateness and methods of capital punishment and placed varying restrictions on its application. This book surveys this history from a penetrating new perspective"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whisker, James B.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spiker, Kevin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capital punishment
  • Capital punishment
  • Discrimination in capital punishment
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Capital punishment
  • Discrimination in capital punishment
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • United States
Label
Capital punishment in American courts, James Biser Whisker and Kevin Spiker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early capital cases in the U.S. Supreme Court -- African-Americans and capital punishment -- Abandonment and reinstatement of the death penalty -- Limiting the application of death penalty -- Age criteria for impsoing capital puishment -- Capital punishment and the federal government -- Legal methods of execution
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781680532180
Lccn
2019046171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1123182542
Label
Capital punishment in American courts, James Biser Whisker and Kevin Spiker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early capital cases in the U.S. Supreme Court -- African-Americans and capital punishment -- Abandonment and reinstatement of the death penalty -- Limiting the application of death penalty -- Age criteria for impsoing capital puishment -- Capital punishment and the federal government -- Legal methods of execution
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781680532180
Lccn
2019046171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1123182542

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