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Murder and Penal Policy

  • Barry¬†Mitchell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. A Legal and Sociological Examination of Murder

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  3. The Management of Life-Sentence Prisoners

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  4. Back Matter
    Pages 296-310

About this book

Introduction

Based on a two-part study, this book examines the courts' interpretation of murder and the management of those serving life sentences for murder. It discusses the law, legal reforms, life imprisonment and the possibilities for releasing "lifers" without endangering the public.

Keywords

interpretation law reform

Authors and affiliations

  • Barry¬†Mitchell
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  1. 1.Coventry PolytechnicUK

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