Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 February 2009

544 Pages

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195337402

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The Next Frontier

National Development, Political Change, and the Death Penalty in Asia

David T Johnson and Franklin E Zimring

Studies in Crime and Public Policy

  • The case studies and appendices provide the most authoritative resources available in the English language on the death penalty in Asia
  • Though the pace of change will be slow, the authors ultimately conclude that executions will end in Asia as they have in Europe
  • Zimring is a well-known authority on the death penalty often quoted in the media; Johnson is an award-winning scholar of law and society in Asia