The Resource The ethics of capital punishment, Christine Watkins, book editor

The ethics of capital punishment, Christine Watkins, book editor

Label
The ethics of capital punishment
Title
The ethics of capital punishment
Statement of responsibility
Christine Watkins, book editor
Title variation
Capital punishment
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of opinion on the moral and ethical issues surrounding capital punishment, including whether it deters murder and whether it's too expensive to retain
Member of
Title
The ethics of capital punishment
Contributor
Summary
A compendium of opinion on the moral and ethical issues surrounding capital punishment, including whether it deters murder and whether it's too expensive to retain
Subject
Member of
Genre
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384157
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
172/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8699.U5
LC item number
E842 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
At issue. Social issues
Target audience
adult
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Christine Watkins, book editor
The ethics of capital punishment, Christine Watkins, book editor
Label
The ethics of capital punishment, Christine Watkins, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-122) and index
Contents
The death penalty violated the Constitution of the United States / Justice John Paul Stevens -- The death penalty does not violate the U.S. Constitution / Justice Antonin Gregory Scalia -- Capital punishment is morally justified / Casey Carmical -- The death penalty deters murder / Center for Individual Freedom -- The death penalty has not been proven to deter murder / Jeremy J. Collins -- Capital punishment should never be considered in child rape cases / Justice Anthony McLeod Kennedy -- Capital punishment should be considered in certain child rape cases / Justice Samuel Anthony Alito -- Legislation will help prevent racial bias in death penalty convictions / Desiree Evans -- Legislation will not help prevent racial bias in death penalty convictions / Tara Servatius -- Physician participation in executions is unethical / Daniel N. Lerman -- Physician participation in executions is not unethical / Dudley Sharp -- The death penalty violates human rights / Amnesty International -- The death penalty should be decided only under a specific guideline / Luis Klarevas -- Capital punishment is too expensive to retain / Richard C. Dieter -- Women are more often spared the death penalty / Gabrielle Banks
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780737751710
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010036737
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn660088114
  • (OCoLC)660088114

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