This balanced approach to legal precedent and moral argument regarding the death penalty presents the evidence so readers can reach their own informed conclusions.
• 15 black-and-white photos
• Excerpts from legal documents, court decisions, and statistical and survey data
|Series:||Historical Guides to Controversial Issues in America Series|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)|
|Age Range:||15 Years|
About the Author
Joseph A. Melusky is professor of political science at St. Francis University in Loretto, PA, where he also serves as director of the Center for the Study of Government and Law and coordinator of the Political Science and Public Administration/Government Service Programs.
Keith Alan Pesto is magistrate judge of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.