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Why Punish? - WALKER, Nigel

Oxford, 1991, Paperback ..
Condition: Very Good+. Lower wrap lightly soiled otherwise a very well presented copy.

What is punishment? Should criminal justice systems be trying to inflict 'just deserts' for past crimes or to reduce the number of future crimes? Who should be exempt from punishment? In this fresh approach to our justifications for punishment, Nigel Walker encourages his readers to take a closer look at the realities of sentencing and to explore its fundamental concerns. 168pp. Index.

Size: B Format (7¾" x 5¼")
ISBN: 0192892193

£Now with a new owner.