The Debate about the Death Penalty

The Debate about the Death Penalty

by Kaye Stearman

Hardcover(Library Binding)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781404237520
Publisher: Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The
Publication date: 09/28/2007
Series: Ethical Debates Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Larry Bright case     4
What is the death penalty?     6
Is the death penalty ever justified?     12
Death-the final reckoning     18
Can the death penalty ever be humane?     24
Who dies and who lives?     30
Does the death penalty make society safer?     34
The death penalty and society     38
Glossary     46
Timeline     47
Web Sites     48
Index     48

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