The Ethics of Capital Punishment - Matthew H. Kramer

The Ethics of Capital Punishment

By Matthew H. Kramer

  • Release Date: 2011-12-15
  • Genre: Law

Description

Taking a fresh look at a central controversy in criminal law theory, The Ethics of Capital Punishment presents a rationale for the death penalty grounded in a theory of the nature of evil and the nature of defilement. Original, unsettling, and deeply controversial, it will be an essential reference point for future debates on the subject.