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The project of interpreting contemporary forms of punishment means exploring the social, political, economic, and historical conditions in the society in which those forms arise. The SAGE Handbook of Punishment and Society draws together this disparate and expansive field of punishment and society into one compelling new volume.
Chapter 14: Capital Punishment in the USA: Prospects and Possibilities
Capital Punishment in the USA: Prospects and Possibilities
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