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Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: Getting the question right? Ways of thinking about the death penalty / Randall McGowen Modes of capital punishment: the death penalty in historical perspective / David Garland The death penalty: between law, sovereignty, and biopolitics / Michael Meranze Through the wrong end of the telescope: history, the death penalty, and the American experience / Randall McGowen Hanging and the English judges: the judicial politics of retention and abolition / Douglas Hay Interposition: segregation, capital punishment, and the forging of the post-New Deal political leader / Jonathan Simon The convict's two lives: civil and natural death in the American prison / Rebecca McLennan.
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