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by Robert M. Bohm

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Author: Robert M. Bohm
ISBN: 0870842129
Language: English
Pages: 240 pages
Category: Politics & Government
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (January 1, 1999)
Rating: 4.3
Formats: lit mobi docx azw
FB2 size: 1877 kb | EPUB size: 1950 kb | DJVU size: 1260 kb
Sub: Politics

The author's motivation has been to understand what motivates the "deathquest" of the American people, leading a large percentage of the public to support the death penalty. The book will educate readers so that whatever their death penalty opinions are, they are informed ones. Discussion questions accompany each chapter.

It also provides an overview of major Supreme Court decisions and describes the legal process behind the death penalty.

The book begins with the history of the death penalty from colonial to modern times, and then examines the moral and . The author’s motivation has been to understand what motivates the "deathquest" of the American people, leading a large percentage of the public to support the death penalty. The book educates readers so that whatever their death penalty positions are, they are informed opinions.

DeathQuest provides an in-depth introduction to the American death penalty for the novice and a helpful resource for the knowledgeable. Carol Steiker, Harvard Law School.

The author's motivation has been to understand what motivates the "deathquest" of the American people, leading a large percentage of the public to support the death penalty.

This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves. This revised version was published online in July 2006 with corrections to the Cover Date

This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves. This revised version was published online in July 2006 with corrections to the Cover Date. 1023/A:1008359228984.

Robert M. Bohm is a professor at the University of Central Florida Department of Criminal Justice

Robert M. Bohm is a professor at the University of Central Florida Department of Criminal Justice. A prolific author and speaker, Professor Bohm's work has appeared in numerous publications. He is a frequent presenter and speaker at meetings and seminars of a variety of professional associations, including the American Society of Criminology, the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, and the Southern Criminal Justice Association

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The author's motivation has been to understand what motivates the "deathquest" of the American people, leading a large percentage of the public to support the death penalty.

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