Cover of: Capital punishment | Noah Berlatsky

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Table of Contents

French juries should not impose the death penalty for even heinous crimes -- Robert Badinter
Europe is hypocritical to oppose the death penalty but not abortion -- John Jalsevac
Thailand's death penalty contradicts Buddhist morality -- Danthong Breen
The morality of the death penalty in India is unclear -- Vir Sanghvi
Judaism supports the death penalty -- Steven Plaut
In the Caribbean, citizens want the death penalty carried out -- Darcus Howe
In China, capital punishment is popular for traditional reasons -- Virgil K.Y. Ho
In Indonesia, the popularity of the death penalty makes abolition unlikely -- Community of Sant'Egidio
Governments with popular support are more likely to abolish the death penalty -- Carsten Anckar
Positive death penalty attitudes may affect decisions on non-capital sentencing -- Stuart J. McKelvie
Iran must stop executing children -- Human Rights Watch
Saudi Arabia's death penalty process is arbitrary and unjust -- Christoph Wilcke
The death penalty in the Palestinian Territories is unconstitutional and unjust -- Palestinian Centre for Human Rights
Japan's death penalty process is shrouded in secrecy -- Charles Lane
Singapore's mandatory death penalty is unjust -- South Asia Human Rights Documentation Centre
Reforms may make China's death penalty process more just -- Hong Lu, -- Terance D. Miethe
In Russia, a death penalty moratorium may lead to abolition -- Victoria Sergeyeva, -- Kester Kenn Klomegah
Extradition treaties have restricted the use of the death penalty -- William A. Schabas
Ukraine abolished the death penalty because of pressure from Europe -- Sangmin Bae
The European Union exerts pressure on the United States to abolish the death penalty -- European Union Insight
The United States violated international law in executing Mexican nationals -- Kate Randall
Australia should work harder against the death penalty -- Michael Fullilove
The Philippines must do more to help its nationals who face execution abroad -- Aubrey S. C. Makilan.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Global viewpoints, Global viewpoints

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
364.66
Library of Congress
HV8694 .C2845 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
237 p. :
Number of pages
237

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24547371M
Internet Archive
capitalpunishmen0000unse
ISBN 10
0737746637, 0737746645
ISBN 13
9780737746631, 9780737746648
LC Control Number
2009040117
OCLC/WorldCat
441153598
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