TITLE

McVeigh to Macbeth

AUTHOR(S)
Young, Cathy
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Reason;Jul2001, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate over capital punishment in the United States in light of the scheduled execution of Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh. Argument regarding state-sanctioned killing; Issue of whether capital punishment is a form of vengeance; Difference between revenge and retribution; Analysis of death penalty on moral grounds.
ACCESSION #
4725348

 

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