The Philosophy of Punishment (St Andrews Studies in by Anthony Ellis

By Anthony Ellis

The sequence, St Andrews experiences in Philosophy and Public lifestyles originates within the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs, college of St Andrews and is below the overall editorship of John Haldane. The sequence comprises monographs, collections of essays and coffee anthologies of resource fabric representing learn in these parts of philosophy so much correct to subject matters of public significance, with the purpose of advancing the contribution of philosophy within the dialogue of those themes. during this quantity, the writer units apart the standard department among theories of punishment that do or don't specialise in retribution. as an alternative he proposes and explores the excellence among internalist and externalist theories. the ultimate bankruptcy discusses the deterrent price of punishment.

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