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Author Waller, Bruce N., 1946- author
Title The injustice of punishment / Bruce N. Waller
Imprint New York, NY ; Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HV8665 .W355 2018    AVAILABLE    30660020198011
Descript x, 252 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Routledge research in applied ethics ; 8
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-246) and index
Beyond the moral responsibility system -- The unjust necessity of punishment -- Tychonic moral responsibility -- The strike-back roots of retributive justice -- A just world, moral responsibility, and the justice of punishment -- Does denying moral responsibility threaten dignity, rights, and innocence? -- Empirical examination of moral responsibility -- How does belief in moral responsibility undermine personal dignity? -- Efforts to make punishment just -- Is therapy an alternative? -- The no-blame system model -- No limits on no-blame -- A universal no-blame system
Subject Punishment -- Moral and ethical aspects
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Moral and ethical aspects
Social justice
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