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In Controversy: Is the Death Penalty Just?

Is the Death Penalty Just? 

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ISBN: 978-1-60152-714-1
Format: Hardcover
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Author: Carla Mooney
Publication Date: 2015
Number of Pages: 96
Dewey Code: pending
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

Between 1976 and 2013, 1,329 defendants have been executed under the death penalty in the United States. Through objective discussion, numerous direct quotes, and full-color illustrations this title examines What Are the Origins of the Death Penalty Controversy? Is the Death Penalty Just Retribution for the Worst Crimes? Is the Risk of Executing the Innocent Too High? Is the Death Penalty Discriminatory and Unfair? Are Death Penalty Methods Constitutional?