When the state kills : capital punishment and the American condition /

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Main Author: Sarat, Austin
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2001
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245 1 0 |a When the state kills :  |b capital punishment and the American condition /  |c by Austin Sarat 
260 |a Princeton, N.J. :  |b Princeton University Press,  |c c2001 
300 |a xii, 324 p., [8] p. of plates :  |b col. ill. ;  |c 25 cm 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-314) and index 
505 0 |a Introduction : "If Timothy McVeigh doesn't deserve to die, who does?" -- The return of revenge : hearing the voice of the victim in capital trials -- Killing me softly : capital punishment and the technologies for taking life -- Capital trials and the ordinary world of state killing -- The role of the jury in the killing state -- Narrative strategy and death penalty advocacy : attempting to save the condemned -- To see or not to see : on televising executions -- State killing in popular culture : responsibility and representation in Dead man walking, Last dance, and The green mile -- Conclusion : Toward a new abolitionism 
650 0 |a Capital punishment  |z United States 
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852 |a Law Library  |b Lower Level  |h HV8699.U5 S27 2001  |p 33940002140331