The Resource Capital Punishment, (electronic resource)

Capital Punishment, (electronic resource)

Label
Capital Punishment
Title
Capital Punishment
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
BIP US
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1853-1916
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Mary E.
Dewey number
364.66
Illustrations
illustrations
Intended audience
  • Young Adult Audience
  • 14-17
  • 9-12
Intended audience source
  • Cengage Gale
  • Cengage Gale
  • Cengage Gale
LC call number
HV8699.U5C2923 2000
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Current Controversies Ser
Summary expansion
Antonin Scalia, Scott Turrow, and James S. Liebman are among the authors included in this recently updated volume examining the ethics and administration of the death penalty. Chapters include: Is Capital Punishment an Effective Deterrent to Crime? Should Capital Punishment Be Reformed?
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Capital Punishment, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737701418&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 25
  • 145
  • Mental Competence of a Murderer Can Be Difficult to Determine
  • Sam Howe Verhovek
  • 148
  • Capital Punishment Is Not Barbaric
  • Don Feder
  • 31
  • State Has a Right to Execute Violent Criminals
  • Deal Hudson
  • 33
  • No: Capital Punishment Is Not Ethical
  • Capital Punishment Is Not Morally Justified
  • Mark Costanzo
  • Chapter 1
  • 35
  • Execution Is Inhumane
  • Robert Johnson
  • 42
  • Capital Punishment Undermines the Sacredness of Life
  • the Permanent Deacons of Paterson, New Jersey
  • 50
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Capital Punishment Administered Fairly?
  • Death Penalty and Fairness: An Overview
  • Is Capital Punishment Ethical?
  • Mary H. Cooper
  • 55
  • Capital Punishment Is Applied Unfairly
  • Jesse Jackson Sr., Jesse Jackson Jr.
  • 58
  • Racism Influences Death-Sentence Decisions
  • Michael B. Ross
  • 65
  • Litigation Process for Capital Defendants Is Unfair
  • Individual Rights and Responsibilities Death Penalty Committee
  • Yes: Capital Punishment Is Ethical
  • 71
  • Reforms Are Needed to Prevent the Execution of Innocent People
  • Craig Aaron
  • 76
  • Claims About the Unfairness of Capital Punishment Are Unfounded
  • Michael Levin
  • 83
  • Capital Punishment Is Not Applied Unfairly to Blacks
  • Jeff Jacoby
  • 88
  • Capital Punishment Is Moral
  • Unfair Application of Capital Punishment Does Not Justify Abolishing It
  • Louis P. Pojman
  • 91
  • Death Penalty Should Be Carried Out More Promptly
  • David Frum
  • 97
  • Chapter 3
  • Is Capital Punishment an Effective Deterrent to Crime?
  • Death Penalty and Deterrence: An Overview
  • Richard L. Worsnop
  • Robert James Bidinotto
  • 101
  • Yes: Capital Punishment Deters Crime
  • Capital Punishment Is a Deterrent
  • George E. Pataki
  • 103
  • Society Needs the Death Penalty to Deter Murderers
  • William Tucker
  • 107
  • Executions Reduce the Murder Rate
  • George H. Cullins
  • 18
  • 113
  • No: Capital Punishment Does Not Deter Crime
  • Capital Punishment Is Not a Deterrent
  • Sean O'Malley
  • 115
  • Capital Punishment May Cause Violence to Increase
  • Philip Brasfield
  • 118
  • Chapter 4
  • Should Capital Punishment Be Abolished?
  • Capital Punishment Is Reasonable
  • Death Penalty Should Be Abolished
  • Helen Prejean, Vicki Quade
  • 123
  • Death Penalty Should Be Retained
  • Justice for All
  • 129
  • Capital Punishment Should Be Not Be Applied Unless Absolutely Necessary
  • Renato Martino
  • 132
  • Capital Punishment Deserves Cautious Support
  • David Gelernter
  • James Nuechterlein
  • 138
  • Life Without Parole Is Preferable to the Death Penalty
  • Bob Herbert
  • 141
  • Death Penalty Is Preferable to Life Without Parole
  • Wesley Lowe
  • 143
  • Mentally Disadvantaged Killers Should Not Be Sentenced to Death
  • Michael B. Ross
Control code
OPPV001125976
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737701418
Lccn
99040319
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001125976
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001125976
Label
Capital Punishment, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737701418&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 25
  • 145
  • Mental Competence of a Murderer Can Be Difficult to Determine
  • Sam Howe Verhovek
  • 148
  • Capital Punishment Is Not Barbaric
  • Don Feder
  • 31
  • State Has a Right to Execute Violent Criminals
  • Deal Hudson
  • 33
  • No: Capital Punishment Is Not Ethical
  • Capital Punishment Is Not Morally Justified
  • Mark Costanzo
  • Chapter 1
  • 35
  • Execution Is Inhumane
  • Robert Johnson
  • 42
  • Capital Punishment Undermines the Sacredness of Life
  • the Permanent Deacons of Paterson, New Jersey
  • 50
  • Chapter 2
  • Is Capital Punishment Administered Fairly?
  • Death Penalty and Fairness: An Overview
  • Is Capital Punishment Ethical?
  • Mary H. Cooper
  • 55
  • Capital Punishment Is Applied Unfairly
  • Jesse Jackson Sr., Jesse Jackson Jr.
  • 58
  • Racism Influences Death-Sentence Decisions
  • Michael B. Ross
  • 65
  • Litigation Process for Capital Defendants Is Unfair
  • Individual Rights and Responsibilities Death Penalty Committee
  • Yes: Capital Punishment Is Ethical
  • 71
  • Reforms Are Needed to Prevent the Execution of Innocent People
  • Craig Aaron
  • 76
  • Claims About the Unfairness of Capital Punishment Are Unfounded
  • Michael Levin
  • 83
  • Capital Punishment Is Not Applied Unfairly to Blacks
  • Jeff Jacoby
  • 88
  • Capital Punishment Is Moral
  • Unfair Application of Capital Punishment Does Not Justify Abolishing It
  • Louis P. Pojman
  • 91
  • Death Penalty Should Be Carried Out More Promptly
  • David Frum
  • 97
  • Chapter 3
  • Is Capital Punishment an Effective Deterrent to Crime?
  • Death Penalty and Deterrence: An Overview
  • Richard L. Worsnop
  • Robert James Bidinotto
  • 101
  • Yes: Capital Punishment Deters Crime
  • Capital Punishment Is a Deterrent
  • George E. Pataki
  • 103
  • Society Needs the Death Penalty to Deter Murderers
  • William Tucker
  • 107
  • Executions Reduce the Murder Rate
  • George H. Cullins
  • 18
  • 113
  • No: Capital Punishment Does Not Deter Crime
  • Capital Punishment Is Not a Deterrent
  • Sean O'Malley
  • 115
  • Capital Punishment May Cause Violence to Increase
  • Philip Brasfield
  • 118
  • Chapter 4
  • Should Capital Punishment Be Abolished?
  • Capital Punishment Is Reasonable
  • Death Penalty Should Be Abolished
  • Helen Prejean, Vicki Quade
  • 123
  • Death Penalty Should Be Retained
  • Justice for All
  • 129
  • Capital Punishment Should Be Not Be Applied Unless Absolutely Necessary
  • Renato Martino
  • 132
  • Capital Punishment Deserves Cautious Support
  • David Gelernter
  • James Nuechterlein
  • 138
  • Life Without Parole Is Preferable to the Death Penalty
  • Bob Herbert
  • 141
  • Death Penalty Is Preferable to Life Without Parole
  • Wesley Lowe
  • 143
  • Mentally Disadvantaged Killers Should Not Be Sentenced to Death
  • Michael B. Ross
Control code
OPPV001125976
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737701418
Lccn
99040319
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV001125976
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0001125976

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