The Ethics of Proportionate Punishment: A Critical Investigation

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    The book deals with the question of how severely criminals should be punished for their crimes. It provides a critical investigation of a fundamental principle in penal theory and practice: the principle of proportionality.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationDordracht
    PublisherKluwer Academic Publishers
    Number of pages221
    ISBN (Print)1-4020-2553-x
    Publication statusPublished - 2004


    • Ethics
    • Punishment
    • Proportionality
    • Retirbutivism

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