A collection of essays on capital punishment reflects on the most recent legal developments and procedures, considering such topics as the public's opinion about the death penalty, its practice in light of international human rights laws, the execution of innocent people, and the role of race bias. Simultaneous.Simultaneous. aquot;This collection is an indispensable guide to the new learning on the death penalty, and to the reasons why capital punishment has suddenly become one of the nationa#39;s most pressing issues of public policy and debate.
|Author||:||Stephen P. Garvey|
|Publisher||:||Duke University Press - 2003|