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The Resource Who owns death? : capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions, Robert Jay Lifton and Greg Mitchell

Who owns death? : capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions, Robert Jay Lifton and Greg Mitchell

Label
Who owns death? : capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions
Title
Who owns death?
Title remainder
capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions
Statement of responsibility
Robert Jay Lifton and Greg Mitchell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look into America's death penalty argues how psychological conflicts, the search for humane methods of execution, and the nation's attitude towards violence suggests the end of state-mandated killing
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
160475
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lifton, Robert Jay
Dewey number
364.66/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8699.U5
LC item number
L54 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mitchell, Greg
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Capital punishment
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions
Label
Who owns death? : capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions, Robert Jay Lifton and Greg Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The pope's travel plans: three states, three views of the death penalty -- Executions in America: trends and beginnings -- Methods of execution: seeking a "humane" end, from noose to needle -- Wardens and guards, chaplains and doctors -- Prosecutors and governors -- Jurors and judges -- Witnessing -- Murder victim's families -- Public opinion, private doubts -- The end of executions
Control code
16756292
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 270 pages
Isbn
9780380974986
Lccn
00032464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm43929666
Label
Who owns death? : capital punishment, the American conscience, and the end of executions, Robert Jay Lifton and Greg Mitchell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The pope's travel plans: three states, three views of the death penalty -- Executions in America: trends and beginnings -- Methods of execution: seeking a "humane" end, from noose to needle -- Wardens and guards, chaplains and doctors -- Prosecutors and governors -- Jurors and judges -- Witnessing -- Murder victim's families -- Public opinion, private doubts -- The end of executions
Control code
16756292
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 270 pages
Isbn
9780380974986
Lccn
00032464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm43929666

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