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Published: 15 December 2011

366 Pages


ISBN: 9780199642182

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The Ethics of Capital Punishment

A Philosophical Investigation of Evil and its Consequences

Matthew H. Kramer

  • Presents accessible critiques of the standard arguments advanced for the death penalty, making valuable reading for anyone studying the topic
  • Develops a novel justification for capital punishment that will become an essential reference point for future arguments over the practice

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