Principled Sentencing : Readings on Theory and Policy, Paperback / softback Book

Principled Sentencing : Readings on Theory and Policy Paperback / softback

Edited by Andrew Von Hirsch, A. J. Ashworth, Julian Roberts


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.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 262 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Sentencing & punishment
  • ISBN: 9781841137179



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