Judicial Corporal Punishment as an Alternative to Incarceration in the United States: Lessons Learned from Islamic Criminal Justice Systems (Hardcover)

Judicial Corporal Punishment as an Alternative to Incarceration in the United States: Lessons Learned from Islamic Criminal Justice Systems By Sanaz Alasti, Mitchel P. Roth (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Sanaz Alasti, Mitchel P. Roth (Foreword by)
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Description


This book ignites debates about the history and persistence of judicial corporal punishment in criminal justice systems and examines if corporal punishment is a less cruel alternative to spending years behind bars in primitive and punitive jails and prisons.

About the Author


Sanaz Alasti is professor of criminal justice and director of the center for death penalty studies at Lamar University.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781666930290
ISBN-10: 1666930296
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: July 31st, 2023
Pages: 158
Language: English