Women And The Death Penalty In The United States, 1900-1998

Women And The Death Penalty In The United States, 1900-1998

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275959524
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/28/1999
Pages: 432
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)
Lexile: 1270L (what's this?)

About the Author

KATHLEEN A. O'SHEA is a social worker who does criminal justice research on female prisoners with a focus on women and the death penalty. She is the editor of Female Offenders: An Annotated Bibliography published by Greenwood Press in 1996.

Table of Contents

Foreword

Preface

History and Execution of Women

Alabama: Electrocution

Arizona: Gas/Lethal Injection

Arkansas: Electrocution/Lethal Injection

California: Gas/Lethal Injection

Connecticut: Lethal Injection

Delaware: Lethal Injection/Hanging

Federal Jurisdiction

Florida: Electrocution

Georgia: Electrocution

Idaho: Lethal Injection/Firing Squad

Illinois: Lethal Injection

Indiana: Lethal Injection

Kentucky: Electrocution

Louisiana: Lethal Injection

Maryland: Gas/Lethal Injection

Massachussetts: No Death Penalty

Mississippi: Gas/Lethal Injection

Missouri: Lethal Injection

Nevada: Lethal Injection

New Jersey: Lethal Injection

New York: Lethal Injection

North Carolina: Gas/Lethal Injection

Ohio: Gas/Lethal Injection

Oklahoma: Lethal Injection

Pennsylvania: Lethal Injection

South Carolina: Lethal Injection/Electrocution

Tennessee: Electrocution

Texas: Lethal Injection

Virginia: Lethal Injection

Vermont: No Death Penalty

Appendixes

Bibliography

Index

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