[Abolition of capital punishment in public in England].

  • Jack Jester
  • Published 1975 in Quaderni di criminologia clinica


The Author, following a critical approach focussed on society's response to deviance and on the means of social control which society applies to defend itself from crime and criminals, confutes the thesis according to which the demise of public execution is generally considered as a step in the evolution of the humanitarian ideal of total abolition of the… (More)


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@article{Jester1975AbolitionOC, title={[Abolition of capital punishment in public in England].}, author={Jack Jester}, journal={Quaderni di criminologia clinica}, year={1975}, volume={17 3}, pages={367-80} }