What does wrongdoing deserve?

John Kleinig

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    Abstract

    The question may seem dated or its answer obvious. In any case, it has a well-worn response, namely, that wrongdoing deserves punishment. For reasons that I will endeavor to make clear, I want to stay with the question ' and, ultimately, the answer. I propose, however, to consider the possibility of an alternative answer that accommodates recent interest in ideas associated with restorative justice.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationRetributivism has a past
    Subtitle of host publicationHas It a future?
    EditorsMichael Tonry
    Place of PublicationNew York
    PublisherOxford University Press
    Chapter3
    Pages46-62
    Number of pages17
    Edition1
    ISBN (Electronic) 9780199798407
    ISBN (Print)9780199798278
    Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Publication series

    NameStudies in penal theory and philosophy

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