Pirates Prisoners And Lepers

Author: Paul H Robinson
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 1612347460
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Paul and Sarah Robinson draw on these real-life stories to suggest that humans are predisposed to be cooperative, within limits.

Shadow Vigilantes

Author: Paul H. Robinson
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1633884325
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This book examines many examples of how the community has responded when the justice system is perceived to fail, including the infamous murder of Emmett Till, which became a cause that spurred on the NAACP and the civil rights movement; ...

Public Opinion

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... can be witnessed in England. The gibbet is a centre point around which crimes
are committed, not only with impunity, but with a diabolical recklessness, arguing
the utmost indifference to the greatest punishment known to the law about to be
inflicted upon the spot. At the execution of the five pirates ... We cannot hold Jack
Ketch to be an impressive public preacher, and we had far rather trust to his
private ministrations for a lesson to possible murderers. GOVERNOR