The Death Penalty

The Death Penalty

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Gale / Cengage Learning
Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; This title explores whether the death penalty is just and ethical, whether the death penalty serves the public good, whether the death penalty is applied fairly, and whether the death penalty should be abolished or reformed.; "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model…not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest. Both shrill and moderate, th

Baker & Taylor
Presents differing opinions on the death penalty, looking at ethical aspects, if it is applied fairly, and whether it should be abolished or reformed.

Blackwell Publishing
"Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model...not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest. Both shrill and moderate, the selections-by experts, policy makers, and concerned citizens-include complete articles and speeches, long book excerpts, and occasional cartoons and boxed quotations...all up to date and fully documented. The editing is intelligent and unobtrusive, organizing the material around substantive issues within the general debate. Brief introductions to each section and to each reading focus the questions raised and offer no slick answers." Booklist

Publisher: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, [2013]
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9780737749618
073774961X
9780737749601
0737749601
Branch Call Number: 364.66 Death 2013
Characteristics: 207 pages ; 24 cm

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