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The ethics of punishment

Sir Walter Hamilton Moberly

The ethics of punishment

by Sir Walter Hamilton Moberly

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Punishment

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementby Sir Walter Moberly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8675 .M78
    The Physical Object
    Pagination386 p. ;
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5659115M
    LC Control Number68104920

    First published in , this book explores the crucial, ethical question of the objects and the justification of punishment. Dr. A. C. Ewing considers both the retributive theory and the deterrent theory on the subject whilst remaining commendably unprejudiced.   "The book's provocative thesis, connecting moral philosophy with legal scholarship, will surely occupy a position of importance in ongoing debates within criminal law." —Harvard Law Review "Matthew Kramer's book The Ethics of Capital Punishment is a significant : Matthew H. Kramer.

      The Ethics of Pre-Punishment (Part Two) Tweet List and Pettit’s recent book Group Agency offers what I think is the best available discussion of corporate agency and responsibility and could be used to develop this argument. I haven’t conducted an in-depth study of the book, but as I read them List and Pettit argue that it is indeed.   The Ethics of Capital Punishment- SYNOPSIS. Historically, the church has affirmed the right of the civil magistrate in matters of capital justice. Contemporary culture, in contrast, is permeated with arguments against capital punishment. Even among those professing Christian faith, there is widespread opposition to the death penalty.

    Rothbard says that the very existence of the state — the entity with a monopoly privilege to invade private property — is contrary to the ethics of liberty. A society without a state is not only viable; it is the only one consistent with natural rights. When it first appeared, the book was ignored by the scholarly world.   A collection of original contributions by philosophers working in the ethics of punishment, gathering new perspectives on various challenging topics including punishment and forgiveness, dignity, discrimination, public opinion, torture, rehabilitation, and : Palgrave Macmillan UK.


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I think the whole issue of capital punishment comes down to a question of whether or not there is an unconditional right to life.4/5. The philosophical discussion of state punishment is well on in years.

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'Punishment and Ethics: New Perspectives proves that punishment theory is not only alive but lively in surprising ways both in the US and in Europe - retributivism, of course, but also (another surprise) some forms of consequentialism too.

The range of questions seems to be growing as well. Though much of this book is devoted to impugning all the standard rationales for capital punishment, the chief purpose of the volume is to advance an alternative justification for such punishment in a very limited range of cases.

Pursuing both a project of critical debunking and a project of partial vindication, the book presents a rationale for the death penalty that is free-standing rather. Criminal Justice Ethics examines the criminal justice system through an ethical lens by identifying ethical issues in practice and theory, exploring ethical dilemmas, and offering suggestions for resolving ethical issues and dilemmas faced by criminal justice professionals.

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'David Boonin's book combines an incredible command of the literature with an organized and careful discussion this is the best book ever written on the philosophy of punishment must reading for anyone who wants to explore the moral status of punishment.' Stephen Kershnar - State University of New York, Fredonia.

Among his recent books are Against Moral Responsibility (), The Stubborn System of Moral Responsibility (), Restorative Free Will (), and The Injustice of Punishment (). Book Series This book is included in the following series. THE ETHICS OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT Download The Ethics Of Capital Punishment ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to The Ethics Of Capital Punishment book pdf for free now. About this book. Introduction. A collection of original contributions by philosophers working in the ethics of punishment, gathering new perspectives on various challenging topics including punishment and forgiveness, dignity, discrimination, public opinion, torture, rehabilitation, and restitution.

The Ethics of Capital Punishment Essay Words | 5 Pages. The Ethics of Capital Punishment Ethics is "the study of standards of right and wrong; that part of philosophy dealing with moral conduct, duty and judgement.'[1] Capital Punishment is 'the death penalty for a crime.'[2] The word "capital" in "capital punishment" refers to a person's head as in the past; people were often executed by.

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A utilitarian theory, whether of the hedonistic or of the ‘ ideal ’ kind, if it justifies punishment at all, is bound to justify it solely on the ground of the effects it produces. Discussions of ethics in psychology often focus primarily on misconduct, punishment, and legal sanctions, and too often ignore aspirations, values, principles, and virtues.

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Book: Language: English: Published: Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, Series: New dialogues in philosophy: Subjects: Capital punishment > Religious aspects > Christianity.

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