On Crimes and Punishments

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Pearson Education, Limited, Jun 1, 1963 - Law - 99 pages
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User Review  - Daniel Hepworth - Goodreads

Classic book on crime (and punishment!). May seem like common sense now, but was revolutionary in his day. Be sure to read the introduction for a great background on the author. Read full review

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The hinge upon which the successful movement to outlaw state sponsored torture as a regular and legal part of criminal proceedings and ultimately to make it a crime against humanity which only the ... Read full review

Contents

To the Reader
3
Introduction
7
The Origin of Punishments and the Right to Punish
10
Copyright

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