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Author Frase, Richard S., author

Title Just sentencing : principles and procedures for a workable system / Richard S. Frase
Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 280 pages)
Series Studies in penal theory and philosophy
Studies in penal theory and philosophy
Contents The expanded limiting-retributive, state-guidelines model -- Limiting retributivism and other hybrid theories -- Elements of the expanded model in Minnesota, other sentencing systems, and model codes -- The problem of enhancements for prior or multiple current convictions -- The problem of disproportionate racial impact
Summary This title presents a fully developed punishment theory which incorporates both utilitarian and retributive sentencing purposes. The author describes and defends a hybrid sentencing model that integrates theory and practice - blending and balancing both the competing principles of retribution and rehabilitation and the procedural concern of weighing rules against discretion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-260) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States
Punishment -- United States -- States
Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- Philosophy
Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- United States -- States
Criminal justice, Administration of.
LAW -- Criminal Law -- General.
Punishment -- U.S. states.
Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- U.S. states.
United States.
Genre/Form Ebook
Form Electronic book
ISBN 019996890X (electronic bk.)
9780199968909 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alkaline paper)
(hardcover ; alkaline paper)