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Title Retributivism has a past : has it a future? / edited by Michael Tonry
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 291 pages)
Series Studies in penal theory and philosophy
Studies in penal theory and philosophy.
Summary A collection of essays by major figures in punishment theory law, and philosophy that reconsiders the popularity and prospects of retributivism, the notion that punishment is morally justified because people have behaved wrongly
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Punishment -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
Author Tonry, Michael H.
ISBN 9780199919376 ebook
0199919372 ebook