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The Resource Legal lynching : the death penalty and America's future, Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Jesse L. Jackson, Jr., Bruce Shapiro

Legal lynching : the death penalty and America's future, Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Jesse L. Jackson, Jr., Bruce Shapiro

Label
Legal lynching : the death penalty and America's future
Title
Legal lynching
Title remainder
the death penalty and America's future
Statement of responsibility
Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Jesse L. Jackson, Jr., Bruce Shapiro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Jesse
Dewey number
364.66/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8699.U5
LC item number
J35 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Jesse
  • Shapiro, Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Capital punishment
Label
Legal lynching : the death penalty and America's future, Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Jesse L. Jackson, Jr., Bruce Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-153) and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Preface / Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. -- Introduction : America faces its nightmare -- Death penalty and the American past -- Myths, lies, and deterrence -- Sleeping lawyer syndrome and other tales of justice for the poor -- Question of innocence -- Deadly numbers : race and the geography of execution -- False closure : victim rights versus vengeance rights -- Mark of Cain : faith and the death penalty -- Society of executioners -- Death penalty and America's future : moratorium and beyond -- Afterword : National Death Penalty Moratorium Act of 2001 (Representative Jesse L. Jackson, Jr.)
Control code
ocm46928816
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 174 p.
Isbn
9781565846852
Lccn
2001034256
System control number
(Sirsi) i1565846850
Label
Legal lynching : the death penalty and America's future, Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Jesse L. Jackson, Jr., Bruce Shapiro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-153) and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Preface / Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. -- Introduction : America faces its nightmare -- Death penalty and the American past -- Myths, lies, and deterrence -- Sleeping lawyer syndrome and other tales of justice for the poor -- Question of innocence -- Deadly numbers : race and the geography of execution -- False closure : victim rights versus vengeance rights -- Mark of Cain : faith and the death penalty -- Society of executioners -- Death penalty and America's future : moratorium and beyond -- Afterword : National Death Penalty Moratorium Act of 2001 (Representative Jesse L. Jackson, Jr.)
Control code
ocm46928816
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 174 p.
Isbn
9781565846852
Lccn
2001034256
System control number
(Sirsi) i1565846850

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