Why Punish How Much

Author: Michael H. Tonry
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 019532885X
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This volume includes an accessible introduction that chronicles the development of punishment systems and theorizing over the course of the last two centuries. Why Punish?

The Oxford Handbook Of Crime And Public Policy

Author: Michael Tonry
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199844658
Size: 67.27 MB
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This handbook offers a comprehensive examination of crimes as public policy subjects to provide an authoritative overview of current knowledge about the nature, scale, and effects of diverse forms of criminal behaviour and of efforts to ...

Reward And Punishment In Social Dilemmas

Author: Paul A.M. Van Lange
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199300763
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The chapters in this book, the first in a series on human cooperation, explore the workings of reward and punishment, how they should be organized, and their functions in society, thereby providing a synthesis of the psychology, economics, ...

Crime And Punishment

Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143107631
Size: 75.38 MB
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Presents the translation of the author's 'psychological record of a crime' that gives his dark masterpiece of murder and pursuit a renewed vitality, expressing its jagged, staccato urgency and fevered atmosphere.

Foundational Texts In Modern Criminal Law

Author: Markus D Dubber
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191654620
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27 While in the contemporary Germany discourse, the role of emotions for
punishment theory is hardly mentioned, some ... How Much? A Reader on
Punishment (2011) 51. In the 13th edn of Feuerbach's Textbook, there is a
reference to ...

Overcriminalization

Author: Douglas Husak
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198043997
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The book urges the weight and relevance of this topic in the real world, and notes that most Anglo-American legal philosophers have neglected it.

Crime And Punishment In America

Author: Elliott Currie
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 125003809X
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This is a book that ought to be read by anyone concerned about crime and punishment in America."—The Washington Post Book World A Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize When Crime and Punishment in America was first published in 1998, the ...

Punished By Rewards

Author: Alfie Kohn
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547526157
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"Do rewards motivate people?" asks Kohn. "Yes. They motivate people to get rewards." Seasoned with humor and familiar examples, Punished By Rewards presents an argument unsettling to hear but impossible to dismiss.

Fundamentals Of Sentencing Theory

Author: Andrew Ashworth
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0198262566
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Introduction The questions 'why punish?' and 'how much?' are located within
political and social theories for which the relationship between the State and the
criminal offender is the defining concern.1 We ask in what circumstances the ...

The Death Of Punishment

Author: Robert Blecker
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1137381337
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For twelve years Robert Blecker, a criminal law professor, wandered freely inside Lorton Central Prison, armed only with cigarettes and a tape recorder.