DEATH & OTHER PENALTIES

4,5 valoración promedio
( 2 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780823265305: DEATH & OTHER PENALTIES
Críticas:

"Death and Other Penalties: Philosophical Interventions in a Time of Mass Incarceration is a brilliant collection of articles that draw on continental philosophers in order to consider the prison industrial complex, the death penalty in the United States, and the intersecting oppressions of racism, ableism, classism, sexism and heterosexism that are at work in these institutions and practices. The articles are innovative and accessible."-Chloe Taylor, University of Alberta"This is a crucially important work, one that while centering on philosophy far exceeds the bounds of the discipline, reaching out toward the concrete to grapple not just with a, but the question of our moment in ways that are both practical and rigorous."-George Ciccariello-Maher, Drexel University

Reseña del editor:

Mass incarceration is one of the most pressing ethical and political issues of our time. In this volume, philosophers join activists and those incarcerated on death row to grapple with contemporary U.S. punishment practices and draw out critiques around questions of power, identity, justice, and ethical responsibility. This work takes shape against a backdrop of disturbing trends: The United States incarcerates more of its own citizens than any other country in the world. A disproportionate number of these prisoners are people of color, and, today, a black man has a greater chance of going to prison than to college. The United States is the only Western democracy to retain the death penalty, even after decades of scholarship, statistics, and even legal decisions have depicted a deeply flawed system structured by racism and class oppression. Motivated by a conviction that mass incarceration and state execution are among the most important ethical and political problems of our time, the contributors to this volume come together from a diverse range of backgrounds to analyze, critique, and envision alternatives to the injustices of the U.S. prison system, with recourse to deconstruction, phenomenology, critical race theory, feminism, queer theory, and disability studies. They engage with the hyper-incarceration of people of color, the incomplete abolition of slavery, the exploitation of prisoners as workers and as "raw material" for the prison industrial complex, the intensive confinement of prisoners in supermax units, and the complexities of capital punishment in an age of abolition. The resulting collection contributes to a growing intellectual and political resistance to the apparent inevitability of incarceration and state execution as responses to crime and to social inequalities. It addresses both philosophers and activists who seek intellectual resources to contest the injustices of punishment in the United States.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, Scott C. Zeman
Editorial: Fordham University Press, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham University Press, United States, 2015. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Mass incarceration is one of the most pressing ethical and political issues of our time. In this volume, philosophers join activists and those incarcerated on death row to grapple with contemporary U.S. punishment practices and draw out critiques around questions of power, identity, justice, and ethical responsibility. This work takes shape against a backdrop of disturbing trends: The United States incarcerates more of its own citizens than any other country in the world. A disproportionate number of these prisoners are people of color, and, today, a black man has a greater chance of going to prison than to college. The United States is the only Western democracy to retain the death penalty, even after decades of scholarship, statistics, and even legal decisions have depicted a deeply flawed system structured by racism and class oppression. Motivated by a conviction that mass incarceration and state execution are among the most important ethical and political problems of our time, the contributors to this volume come together from a diverse range of backgrounds to analyze, critique, and envision alternatives to the injustices of the U.S. prison system, with recourse to deconstruction, phenomenology, critical race theory, feminism, queer theory, and disability studies.They engage with the hyper-incarceration of people of color, the incomplete abolition of slavery, the exploitation of prisoners as workers and as raw material for the prison industrial complex, the intensive confinement of prisoners in supermax units, and the complexities of capital punishment in an age of abolition. The resulting collection contributes to a growing intellectual and political resistance to the apparent inevitability of incarceration and state execution as responses to crime and to social inequalities. It addresses both philosophers and activists who seek intellectual resources to contest the injustices of punishment in the United States. Nº de ref. de la librería AAJ9780823265305

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,72
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Geoffrey Adelsberg; Lisa Guenther; Scott C. Zeman
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 21739831-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,80
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,36
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, Scott C. Zeman
Editorial: Fordham University Press, United States (2015)
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham University Press, United States, 2015. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Mass incarceration is one of the most pressing ethical and political issues of our time. In this volume, philosophers join activists and those incarcerated on death row to grapple with contemporary U.S. punishment practices and draw out critiques around questions of power, identity, justice, and ethical responsibility. This work takes shape against a backdrop of disturbing trends: The United States incarcerates more of its own citizens than any other country in the world. A disproportionate number of these prisoners are people of color, and, today, a black man has a greater chance of going to prison than to college. The United States is the only Western democracy to retain the death penalty, even after decades of scholarship, statistics, and even legal decisions have depicted a deeply flawed system structured by racism and class oppression. Motivated by a conviction that mass incarceration and state execution are among the most important ethical and political problems of our time, the contributors to this volume come together from a diverse range of backgrounds to analyze, critique, and envision alternatives to the injustices of the U.S. prison system, with recourse to deconstruction, phenomenology, critical race theory, feminism, queer theory, and disability studies.They engage with the hyper-incarceration of people of color, the incomplete abolition of slavery, the exploitation of prisoners as workers and as raw material for the prison industrial complex, the intensive confinement of prisoners in supermax units, and the complexities of capital punishment in an age of abolition. The resulting collection contributes to a growing intellectual and political resistance to the apparent inevitability of incarceration and state execution as responses to crime and to social inequalities. It addresses both philosophers and activists who seek intellectual resources to contest the injustices of punishment in the United States. Nº de ref. de la librería AAJ9780823265305

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 28,22
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Geoffrey Adelsberg
Editorial: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0823265307

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,12
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Geoffrey Adelsberg
Editorial: Fordham University Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Cantidad: 10
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham University Press, 2015. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería CA-9780823265305

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 22,60
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,45
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, Scott Zeman
Editorial: Fordham University Press
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Paperback / softback Cantidad: 5
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham University Press. Paperback / softback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, Death and Other Penalties: Philosophy in a Time of Mass Incarceration, Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, Scott Zeman, Mass incarceration is one of the most pressing ethical and political issues of our time. In this volume, philosophers join activists and those incarcerated on death row to grapple with contemporary U.S. punishment practices and draw out critiques around questions of power, identity, justice, and ethical responsibility. This work takes shape against a backdrop of disturbing trends: The United States incarcerates more of its own citizens than any other country in the world. A disproportionate number of these prisoners are people of color, and, today, a black man has a greater chance of going to prison than to college. The United States is the only Western democracy to retain the death penalty, even after decades of scholarship, statistics, and even legal decisions have depicted a deeply flawed system structured by racism and class oppression. Motivated by a conviction that mass incarceration and state execution are among the most important ethical and political problems of our time, the contributors to this volume come together from a diverse range of backgrounds to analyze, critique, and envision alternatives to the injustices of the U.S. prison system, with recourse to deconstruction, phenomenology, critical race theory, feminism, queer theory, and disability studies. They engage with the hyper-incarceration of people of color, the incomplete abolition of slavery, the exploitation of prisoners as workers and as "raw material" for the prison industrial complex, the intensive confinement of prisoners in supermax units, and the complexities of capital punishment in an age of abolition. The resulting collection contributes to a growing intellectual and political resistance to the apparent inevitability of incarceration and state execution as responses to crime and to social inequalities. It addresses both philosophers and activists who seek intellectual resources to contest the injustices of punishment in the United States. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780823265305

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,34
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,90
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Geoffrey Adelsberg; Lisa Guenther; Scott C. Zeman
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97808232653050000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 33,65
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Graduate Student Geoffrey Adelsberg, Associate Professor Lisa Guenther, Researcher Scott Zeman
Editorial: Fordham University Press 2015-04-01 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham University Press 2015-04-01, 2015. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-MAR-00029462

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 31,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,47
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Geoffrey Adelsberg; Lisa Guenther; Scott C. Zeman
Editorial: Fordham University Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham University Press, 2015. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0823265307

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 35,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Adelsberg, Geoffrey
Editorial: Fordham Univ Pr (2015)
ISBN 10: 0823265307 ISBN 13: 9780823265305
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Fordham Univ Pr, 2015. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VU-9780823265305

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 32,73
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda