LAWS 8548 - Seminar: Theory of Punishment uri icon



  • Explores the various justifications that philosophers have developed to explain why we have the right to punish. Examines the historical evolution of our punishment system and focuses on the death penalty as a critical contemporary issue in the debate about the proper role of punishment in our society.


  • Campos, Paul F  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2022