Principled Sentencing by Andrew Von Hirsch
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Principled Sentencing
By Andrew Von Hirsch

Principled Sentencing

Readings on Theory and Policy

Edited by See other recent books by Andrew Von Hirsch See other recent books by A. J. Ashworth See other recent books by Julian Roberts
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Principled Sentencing by Andrew Von Hirsch

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This new, third edition of Principled Sentencing offers students of law, legal philosophy, criminology and criminal justice a wide-ranging selection of the leading scholarship on contemporary sentencing. The volume offers readers critical readings relating to the key moral, philosophical and policy issues in sentencing today. It contains many new readings on subjects that have recently emerged and which have consequences for sentencing in many jurisdictions. The contents of each chapter consists of a selection of readings, some very recent, some more timeless - but each in its own way important to the field. As before, each chapter begins with an introduction by one of the editors accompanied by a selection of further readings. All the chapters have been substantially revised, as have the editorial introductions.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781841137179
ISBN-10: 1841137170
Format: Paperback
(244mm x 171mm x 13mm)
Pages: 262
Imprint: Hart Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 2-Mar-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Andrew Von Hirsch

Previous Convictions at Sentencing by Andrew Von Hirsch Previous Convictions at Sentencing, Hardback (July 2010)

This volume in the Penal Theory and Penal Ethics series addresses one of the oldest and most contested questions in the field of criminal sentencing.

Incivilities by Andrew Von Hirsch Incivilities, Hardback (October 2006)

This book assists in developing a fuller conceptual framework for debating questions about the legal regulation of offensive behavior.

Proportionate Sentencing by Andrew Von Hirsch Proportionate Sentencing, Hardback (May 2005)

Deals with the principle of proportionality - the principle that a sentence should be proportionate to the seriousness of the offence committed. This book examines the detailed arguments for the theory and for applying it to a range of situations including young offenders, dangerous offenders and socially deprived offenders.

Ethical and Social Perspectives on Situational Crime Prevention by Andrew Von Hirsch Ethical and Social Perspectives on Situational Crime Prevention, Paperback (October 2004)

This volume addresses the ethics of situational crime prevention and also examines the place of situational crime prevention within criminology.

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Author Biography - Andrew Von Hirsch

Andrew Ashworth, QC, DCL, FBA is the Vinerian Professor of English Law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of All Souls College. Andrew von Hirsch is Honorary Professor of Penal Theory and Penal Law at the University of Cambridge and an Honorary Fellow of Wolfson College. Julian Roberts is Professor of Criminology at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Worcester College.

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