Punishment: A "Philosophy and Public Affairs" Reader

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Punishment: A "Philosophy and Public Affairs" Reader - Simmons, John, and Scanlon, Thomas (Editor), and Cohen, Joshua (Editor)

The problem of justifying legal punishment has been at the heart of legal and social philosophy from the very earliest recorded philosophical texts. However, despite several hundred years of debate, philosophers have not reached agreement about how legal punishment can be morally justified. That is the central issue addressed by the contributors ... Read More

Punishment: A "Philosophy and Public Affairs" Reader 1994, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691029559

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