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The Resource The death penalty : a worldwide perspective, Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle

The death penalty : a worldwide perspective, Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle

Label
The death penalty : a worldwide perspective
Title
The death penalty
Title remainder
a worldwide perspective
Statement of responsibility
Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hood, Roger
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hoyle, Carolyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Capital punishment
Label
The death penalty : a worldwide perspective, Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [422]-454) 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
The abolitionist movement: progress and prospects -- In the vanguard of abolition -- Where capital punishment remains contested -- The scope of capital punishment in law -- The death penalty in reality: the process of execution and the death row experience -- Excluding the vulnerable from capital punishment -- Protecting the accused and ensuring due process -- Deciding who should die: problems of inequity, arbitrariness, and racial discrimination -- The question of deterrence -- A question of opinion or a question of principle? -- The challenge of a suitable replacement
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition, revised and expanded.
Extent
xi, 486 pages
Isbn
9780199228478
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)PAUL245564769-B
  • (OCoLC)202546224
Label
The death penalty : a worldwide perspective, Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [422]-454) 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
The abolitionist movement: progress and prospects -- In the vanguard of abolition -- Where capital punishment remains contested -- The scope of capital punishment in law -- The death penalty in reality: the process of execution and the death row experience -- Excluding the vulnerable from capital punishment -- Protecting the accused and ensuring due process -- Deciding who should die: problems of inequity, arbitrariness, and racial discrimination -- The question of deterrence -- A question of opinion or a question of principle? -- The challenge of a suitable replacement
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition, revised and expanded.
Extent
xi, 486 pages
Isbn
9780199228478
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)PAUL245564769-B
  • (OCoLC)202546224

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