From Noose to Needle Capital Punishment and the Late Liberal State
by
 
Kaufman-Osborn, Timothy V. (Timothy Vance), 1953-

Title
From Noose to Needle Capital Punishment and the Late Liberal State

Author
Kaufman-Osborn, Timothy V. (Timothy Vance), 1953-

ISBN
9780472022908

Personal Author
Kaufman-Osborn, Timothy V. (Timothy Vance), 1953-

Publication Information
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2002. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 251 p. )

Series
Book collections on Project MUSE.

Contents
What is a death sentence? -- John Locke's noose -- The metaphysics of the hangman -- Silencing the voice of pain -- Womanhood unsexed on the gallows -- Needling the sovereign.

Subject Term
Liberalism.
 
Lethal injection (Execution) -- United States.
 
Hanging -- United States.
 
Capital punishment -- Political aspects.
 
Capital punishment -- United States.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Corporate Author
Project Muse.

Electronic Access
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University LibraryeBookER188419HV8699 .U5 K38 2002Electronic ResourcesE-resources