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e-Book Simple Justice epub download

Author: Charles Murray,David Conway
ISBN: 1903386446
Pages: 131 pages
Publisher: Civitas/Inst for the Study of (June 1, 2005)
Language: English
Category: Social Sciences
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e-Book Simple Justice epub download

by Charles Murray,David Conway



Simple Justice Charles Murray

Simple Justice Charles Murray. His several books include Losing Ground: American Social Policy 1950-1980, In Pursuit of Happiness and Good Government, The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life (with Richard Hernn-stein), and Human Accomplishment: The Pursuit of Excel-lence in the Arts and Sciences, 800 . In his essay ‘Simple Justice’, the celebrated American sociologist Charles Murray provides an uncompromising restatement and defence of the backward-looking, retribu-tive justification of criminal punishment.

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Charles Murray is a political scientist, author, and libertarian.

These two trends throw current sentencing practices into the spotlight of public policy concern. Charles Murray deplores the recent trend away from custodial sentences in favour of less punitive alternative responses to crime.

Charles Alan Murray (/ˈmɜːri/; born January 8, 1943) is an American political scientist, sociologist, and writer. His book Losing Ground: American Social Policy 1950–1980 (1984), which discussed the American welfare system, was widely read and discussed, and influenced government policy.

Description: In his essay Simple Justice, the celebrated American sociologist Charles Murray provides an uncompromising restatement and defence of the backward-looking, retributive justification of criminal punishment. He also makes an impassioned plea for England to revert to this approach to dealing with convicted offenders, something, he claims, it did until comparatively recently, when those administering its criminal justice system replaced it with a more complex, non-retributive approach.

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For over half a century, violent crime has been rising in this country, while the penalties for it have been falling. These two trends throw current sentencing practices into the spotlight of public policy concern.Charles Murray deplores the recent trend away from custodial sentences in favour of less punitive alternative responses to crime. He argues that criminal offenders deserve penalties of which the degree of severity better matches the seriousness of their crimes.