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NCJ Number: 65612 Find in a Library
Title: CAPITAL PUNISHMENT AS A DETERRENT - A BIBLIOGRAPHY
Author(s): A V MILLER
Corporate Author: Vance Bibliographies
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: Vance Bibliographies
Monticello, IL 61856
Sale Source: Vance Bibliographies
P.O. Box 229
Monticello, IL 61856
United States of America
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS BIBLIOGRAPHY LISTS JOURNAL AND MAGAZINE ARTICLES, PUBLISHED BETWEEN 1969 AND 1979, THAT ARE RELEVANT TO THE TOPIC OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT AS A DETERRENT TO CRIME.
Abstract: SUBJECTS INCLUDE THE DETERRENCE CONTROVERSY, CAPITAL PUNISHMENT AND DETERRENCE, PUBLIC OPINION ABOUT THE DEATH PENALTY, CRITICISMS OF JURIDICAL HANDLING OF THE DEATH PENALTY, PUNISHMENT AND IMPRISONMENT AS DETERRENCE, MURDER AND CAPITAL PUNISHMENT, CAPITAL PUNISHMENT IN THE U.S. AND SEVERAL STATES, ECONOMIC APPROACHES TO CRIME AND PUNISHMENT, AND CAPITAL PUNISHMENT FOR RAPE. OTHER TOPICS CITED INCLUDE MEASURING DETERRENCE, SENTENCING IMPROVEMENT, REVIEW OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT LITERATURE, THE HUMANITARIAN VIEW OF PUNISHMENT, PUBLIC ATTITUDES TOWARD CAPITAL PUNISHMENT, PSYCHIATRIC ASPECTS OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT, AND ABOLITION OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT. CANADIAN, AMERICAN, AND BRITISH JOURNALS ARE REPRESENTED. (PAP)
Index Term(s): Canada; Capital punishment; Great Britain/United Kingdom; United States of America
Note: PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION SERIES - BIBLIOGRAPH NO P 452
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