eBook Thinking Critically: The Death Penalty, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1682822664
  • ISBN-13: 9781682822661
  • DDC: 364.660973
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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The death penalty has existed in Western civilization for thousands of years, and its use has remained controversial throughout that time. Through a narrative-driven pro/con format—supported by facts, quotes, anecdotes, and full-color illustrations—this title examines issues related to the death penalty. Topics include: Does the Death Penalty Deter Crime? Is the Death Penalty Fairly Imposed? Is the Death Penalty Ethical? Does the Death Penalty Serve Justice?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Overview: The Death Penalty.
1: Does the Death Penalty Deter Crime?.
2: Is the Death Penalty Fairly Imposed?.
3: Is the Death Penalty Ethical?.
4: Does the Death Penalty Serve Justice?.
Source Notes.
Death Penalty Facts.
Related Organizations and Websites.
For Further Research.
About the Author.