A Punishment in Search of a Crime: Americans Speak Out Against the Death Sentence

By: Gray, Ian; Stanley, Moira

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BD6 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated white wraps with minor overall wear. A collection of essays that argue against state execution. The authors are drawn from a wide range of professions including prosecutors, defense attorneys, prisoners, prison officials, families of victims, religious leaders and congressmen. Notable contributors include a prosecutor, a man who was executed despite compelling evidence that he was innocent, an artist/journalist who covered three executions and the father of a woman who was brutally murdered. Bibliography, 383p.

Title: A Punishment in Search of a Crime: Americans Speak Out Against the Death Sentence

Author: Gray, Ian; Stanley, Moira

Categories: Law & Criminality, Essays, Politics, Law, Prison & Punishment, Criminal Justice, Constitutional Law, Human Rights, Law Enforcement,

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Morrow/Avon: 1989

ISBN: 0380759233

ISBN 13: 9780380759231

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: SCW03208

Keywords: Nonfiction Non-fiction Capital Punishment Social Science Sociology Criminology Law Legal History Crime Criminal Behavior Deterrence Justice Human Rights,