The Resource Death Penalty Stories, edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker

Death Penalty Stories, edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker

Label
Death Penalty Stories
Title
Death Penalty Stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Blume and Steiker's Death Penalty Stories offers rich and detailed accounts of the most important capital cases in American law. This volume provides comprehensive examination of the canonical cases, as well as coverage of core issues such as: Representation Protections for the innocent Proportionality limits Execution methods The problem of volunteers The guarantee of heightened reliability
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Blume, John H
Index
no index present
LC call number
KF9227.C2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Blume, John H
  • Steiker, Jordan M
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  • Capital punishment
  • Death row inmates
  • Capital punishment
  • Death row inmates
  • United States
Label
Death Penalty Stories, edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; DEATH PENALTY STORIES; Introduction; Chapter 1: When Willie Francis Died: The "Disturbing" Story Behind One of the Eighth Amendment's Most Enduring Standards of Risk; Chapter 2: Furman v. Georgia: Not an End, But a Beginning; Chapter 3: Gregg v. Georgia and Allied Cases: Protecting the Death Penalty from Abolition; Chapter 4: Coker v. Georgia: Of Rape, Race, and Burying the Past; Chapter 5: Gilmore v. Utah: The Persistent Problem of "Volunteers";
  • Chapter 6: McCleskey v. Kemp: Denial, Avoidance, and the Legitimization of Racial Discrimination in the Administration of the Death Penalty; Chapter 7: Penry v. Lynaugh: The Hazards of Predicting the Future; Chapter 8: The Story of Payne v. Tennessee: Victims Triumphant; Chapter 9: Simmons v. South Carolina and the Myth of Early Release; Chapter 10: Bell v. Cone: The Fatal Consequences of Incomplete Failure; Chapter 11: Roper v. Simmons: Abolishing the Death Penalty for Juvenile Offenders in the Wake of International Consensus; Chapter 12: House v. Bell and the Death of Innocence
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599413433
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
West Academic
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
912058
System control number
  • (OCoLC)946706846
  • (OCoLC)ocn946706846
Label
Death Penalty Stories, edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; DEATH PENALTY STORIES; Introduction; Chapter 1: When Willie Francis Died: The "Disturbing" Story Behind One of the Eighth Amendment's Most Enduring Standards of Risk; Chapter 2: Furman v. Georgia: Not an End, But a Beginning; Chapter 3: Gregg v. Georgia and Allied Cases: Protecting the Death Penalty from Abolition; Chapter 4: Coker v. Georgia: Of Rape, Race, and Burying the Past; Chapter 5: Gilmore v. Utah: The Persistent Problem of "Volunteers";
  • Chapter 6: McCleskey v. Kemp: Denial, Avoidance, and the Legitimization of Racial Discrimination in the Administration of the Death Penalty; Chapter 7: Penry v. Lynaugh: The Hazards of Predicting the Future; Chapter 8: The Story of Payne v. Tennessee: Victims Triumphant; Chapter 9: Simmons v. South Carolina and the Myth of Early Release; Chapter 10: Bell v. Cone: The Fatal Consequences of Incomplete Failure; Chapter 11: Roper v. Simmons: Abolishing the Death Penalty for Juvenile Offenders in the Wake of International Consensus; Chapter 12: House v. Bell and the Death of Innocence
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599413433
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
West Academic
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
912058
System control number
  • (OCoLC)946706846
  • (OCoLC)ocn946706846

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