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Ending the Death Penalty

The European Experience in Global Perspective

Authors: Hammel, A.

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About this book

Examining the successful movements to abolish capital punishment in the UK, France, and Germany, this book examines the similarities in the social structure and political strategies of abolition movements in all three countries. An in-depth comparative analysis with other countries assesses chances of success of abolition elsewhere.

About the authors

ANDREW HAMMEL is Assistant Professor for American Law at the University of Düsseldorf, Germany.Hepreviouslyworked as a lawyer,defending death row inmates in U.S. state and federal courts.

Reviews

'Ending the Death Penalty is a tour de force. Beautifully written and meticulously argued, Hammel's book is indispensable reading for anyone interested in the death penalty or contemporary issues of criminal justice. This book is destined to become a classic in the field.' - David Dow, University Distinguished Professor, University of Houston Law Center, USA


Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Hammel, Andrew

    Pages 1-3

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  • America and Europe Diverge on the Death Penalty

    Hammel, Andrew

    Pages 7-24

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  • What Does the Worldwide Popularity of Capital Punishment Tell Us?

    Hammel, Andrew

    Pages 25-39

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  • The Hollow Hope of Public Education

    Hammel, Andrew

    Pages 40-51

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  • Case Study One — Germany

    Hammel, Andrew

    Pages 61-85

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Buy this book

eBook 64,99 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-27736-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 85,59 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-23198-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover 82,38 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-349-31235-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ending the Death Penalty
Book Subtitle
The European Experience in Global Perspective
Authors
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-27736-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230277366
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-23198-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31235-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 260
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