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The Resource Death and other penalties : philosophy in a time of mass incarceration, edited by Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, and Scott Zeman

Death and other penalties : philosophy in a time of mass incarceration, edited by Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, and Scott Zeman

Label
Death and other penalties : philosophy in a time of mass incarceration
Title
Death and other penalties
Title remainder
philosophy in a time of mass incarceration
Statement of responsibility
edited by Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, and Scott Zeman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adelsberg, Geoffrey
  • Guenther, Lisa
  • Zeman, Scott C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capital punishment
  • Imprisonment
  • Punishment
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Capital punishment
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Imprisonment
  • Punishment
  • United States
Label
Death and other penalties : philosophy in a time of mass incarceration, edited by Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, and Scott Zeman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: life and other responsibilities -- acknowledgments -- Introduction: Death and Other Penalties -- Legacies of Slavery -- Excavating the Sedimentations of Slavery: The Unfinished Project of American Abolition -- From Commodity Fetishism to Prison Fetishism: Slavery, Convict-leasing, and the Ideological Productions of Incarceration -- Maroon Philosophy: An Interview with Russell "Maroon" Shoatz -- Death Penalties -- In Reality- From the Row -- U.S. Racism and Derrida's Theologico-Political Sovereignty -- Making Death a Penalty: Or, Making "Good" Death a "Good" Penalty -- Death Penalty "Abolition" in Neoliberal Times: The SAFE California Act and the Nexus of Savings and Security -- On the Inviolability of Human Life -- Rethinking Power and Responsibility -- Punishment, Desert, and Equality: A Levinasian Analysis -- Prisons and Palliative Politics -- Sovereignty, Community, and the Incarceration of Immigrants -- Without the Right to Exist: Mass Incarceration and National Security -- Prison Abolition and a Culture of Sexual Difference -- Isolation and Resistance -- Statement on Solitary Confinement -- The Violence of the Supermax: Toward a Phenomenological Aesthetics of Prison Space -- Prison and the Subject of Resistance: A Levinasian Inquiry -- Critical Theory, Queer Resistance, and the Ends of Capture
Control code
ocn906575799
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unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823265336
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc3239969
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt14g3jcb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)906575799
Label
Death and other penalties : philosophy in a time of mass incarceration, edited by Geoffrey Adelsberg, Lisa Guenther, and Scott Zeman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: life and other responsibilities -- acknowledgments -- Introduction: Death and Other Penalties -- Legacies of Slavery -- Excavating the Sedimentations of Slavery: The Unfinished Project of American Abolition -- From Commodity Fetishism to Prison Fetishism: Slavery, Convict-leasing, and the Ideological Productions of Incarceration -- Maroon Philosophy: An Interview with Russell "Maroon" Shoatz -- Death Penalties -- In Reality- From the Row -- U.S. Racism and Derrida's Theologico-Political Sovereignty -- Making Death a Penalty: Or, Making "Good" Death a "Good" Penalty -- Death Penalty "Abolition" in Neoliberal Times: The SAFE California Act and the Nexus of Savings and Security -- On the Inviolability of Human Life -- Rethinking Power and Responsibility -- Punishment, Desert, and Equality: A Levinasian Analysis -- Prisons and Palliative Politics -- Sovereignty, Community, and the Incarceration of Immigrants -- Without the Right to Exist: Mass Incarceration and National Security -- Prison Abolition and a Culture of Sexual Difference -- Isolation and Resistance -- Statement on Solitary Confinement -- The Violence of the Supermax: Toward a Phenomenological Aesthetics of Prison Space -- Prison and the Subject of Resistance: A Levinasian Inquiry -- Critical Theory, Queer Resistance, and the Ends of Capture
Control code
ocn906575799
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823265336
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc3239969
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt14g3jcb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)906575799

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