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Punishment:
A Philosophy and Public Affairs Reader
Edited by A. John Simmons, Marshall Cohen, Joshua Cohen, & Charles R. Beitz

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Introduction
Marxism and Retribution3
The Paradox of Punishment39
The Right to Threaten and the Right to Punish47
A Consensual Theory of Punishment94
The Moral Education Theory of Punishment112
Equity and Mercy145
Harm and Retribution188
Locke and the Right to Punish219
Capital Punishment and Deterrence: Some Considerations in Dialogue Form261
Justice, Civilization, and the Death Penalty: Answering van den Haag274
Does It Matter if the Death Penalty Is Arbitrarily Administered?308
Refuting Reiman and Nathanson324
The Contributors336

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