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The immorality of punishment

by Michael J. Zimmerman

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Broadview Press in Peterborough, Ont, Buffalo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Punishment

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael J. Zimmerman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK5101 .Z56 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24862771M
    ISBN 101554810558
    ISBN 109781554810550
    LC Control Number2011411288
    OCLC/WorldCa697934341

    'David Boonin's book combines an incredible command of the literature with an organized and careful discussion this is the best book ever written on the philosophy of punishment must reading for anyone who wants to explore the moral status of punishment.' Stephen Kershnar - State University of New York, FredoniaAuthor: David Boonin. 2 topical index results for “immorality” INTEGRITY» INSTANCES OF» Joseph, the husband of Mary, in not jealously accusing her of immorality (Matthew ) PUNISHMENT» DEATH PENALTY» For sexual immorality (Deuteronomy ).

    Capital Punishment in the Old Testament MURDER Genesis Exodus Deuteronomy KIDNAPPING Exodus Deuteronomy 7 DEATH BY NEGLIGENCE Exodus SMITTING OR CURSING A PARENT Exodus Leviticus PROFAINING THE SABBATH DA Y Exodus ANTE-CONNUBIAL IMMORALITY Deuteronomy INCESTUOUS MARRIAGE File Size: 56KB. Punishment. Author: Thom Brooks Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon, UK; New York: Routledge, p. Reviewer: Andrew Cornford | January Thom Brooks’ Punishment is a rare thing: a book about a complex and important topic that is both of interest for experts and accessible to non-experts. In large part, the book is as described in its blurb: ‘a critical introduction to the philosophy of.

      The series is working off some of the material contained in Michael Zimmerman’s book The Immorality of Punishment. The book argues for two conclusions. The first is that there are very serious moral reasons that count against the legal imposition of Author: John Danaher. “Flee from sexual immorality!” — 1 Corinthians Why is immorality so dangerous? Numbers ; 2 Corinthians Satan’s world is obsessed with sex, and this attitude can affect Jehovah’s people. Sexual immorality is one of Satan’s most successful traps, and we need to protect ourselves from it.


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11 If a man lies with his father's wife, he has uncovered his father's nakedness; both of them shall surely be put to death; their blood is upon them.

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