skip to content
An expressive theory of punishment Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

An expressive theory of punishment

Author: Bill Wringe
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Series: Palgrave studies in ethics and public policy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book argues that punishment's function is to communicate a message about an offenders' wrongdoing to society at large. It discusses both 'paradigmatic' cases of punishment, where a state punishes its own citizens, and non-paradigmatic cases such as the punishment of corporations and the punishment of war criminals by international tribunals.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)917339441
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Wringe
ISBN: 9781137357120 1137357126 1349553409 9781349553402
OCLC Number: 932048709
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: PART I: THE PARADIGMATIC CASE 1. Punishment - Some Questions Philosophers Ask. 2. Punishment, Harsh Treatment And Suffering 3. Punishment As Expression: Who, What, To Whom? 4. Expression, Publicity and Harsh Treatment PART II: NON-PARADIGMATIC PUNISHMENTS 5. Perp-Walks as Punishment 6. Punishing War Crimes 7. Punishing Corporations 8. Punishing States
Series Title: Palgrave studies in ethics and public policy.
Responsibility: Bill Wringe.
More information:

Abstract:

This book argues that punishment's function is to communicate a message about an offenders' wrongdoing to society at large. It discusses both 'paradigmatic' cases of punishment, where a state  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/932048709> # An expressive theory of punishment
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "932048709" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/179.7/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Topic/punishment_moral_and_ethical_aspects> ; # Punishment--Moral and ethical aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Topic/philosophy_ethics_&_moral_philosophy> ; # PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Person/wringe_bill_1970> ; # Bill Wringe
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2016" ;
    schema:description "This book argues that punishment's function is to communicate a message about an offenders' wrongdoing to society at large. It discusses both 'paradigmatic' cases of punishment, where a state punishes its own citizens, and non-paradigmatic cases such as the punishment of corporations and the punishment of war criminals by international tribunals."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2832866761> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Series/palgrave_studies_in_ethics_and_public_policy> ; # Palgrave studies in ethics and public policy.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/917339441> ;
    schema:name "An expressive theory of punishment"@en ;
    schema:productID "932048709" ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/PublicFullRecord.aspx?p=4098279> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1163905> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137357120> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781137357120> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781349553402> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137357120> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/932048709> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Person/wringe_bill_1970> # Bill Wringe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1970" ;
    schema:familyName "Wringe" ;
    schema:givenName "Bill" ;
    schema:name "Bill Wringe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Series/palgrave_studies_in_ethics_and_public_policy> # Palgrave studies in ethics and public policy.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/932048709> ; # An expressive theory of punishment
    schema:name "Palgrave studies in ethics and public policy." ;
    schema:name "Palgrave studies in ethics and public policy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Topic/philosophy_ethics_&_moral_philosophy> # PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2832866761#Topic/punishment_moral_and_ethical_aspects> # Punishment--Moral and ethical aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Punishment--Moral and ethical aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781137357120>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1137357126" ;
    schema:isbn "9781137357120" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781349553402>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "print" ;
    schema:isbn "1349553409" ;
    schema:isbn "9781349553402" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.