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Author Whitman, James Q., 1957-
Title Harsh justice : criminal punishment and the widening divide between America and Europe / James Q. Whitman
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2003
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  364.601 W593 2003    AVAILABLE    30500101173360
 人文社會聯圖  K5103 .W48 2005    AVAILABLE    30610020205019
Descript viii, 311 p., 10 p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-299) and index
Degradation, harshness and mercy -- Contemporary American harshness : rejecting respect for persons -- Continental dignity and mildness -- The continental abolition of degradation -- Low status in the Anglo-American world
EAS: YW
Lib. has: 1st issued as an Oxford University Press pbk., 2005. HS(S)
Subject Punishment -- United States
Punishment -- France
Punishment -- Germany
Punishment -- Philosophy
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