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Abolitionist for all crimesLegal status of the death penalty*

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Capital Punishment: Strategies for Abolition

By William A. Schabas / Peter Hodgkinson / Cambridge University Press, on1 January 2004


2004

Book

Georgia


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The editors of this study isolate the core issues influencing legislation so that they can be incorporated into strategies that advise governments in changing their policy on capital punishment. What are the critical factors determining whether a country replaces, retains or restores the death penalty? Why do some countries maintain the death penalty in theory, but in reality rarely invoke it? These questions and others are explored in chapters on South Korea, Lithuania, Georgia, Japan and the British Caribbean Commonwealth, as well as the U.S.

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