Chapter 3. Two Paradoxes About Justice and the Severity of Punishment

  1. Saul Smilansky

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696606.ch3

10 Moral Paradoxes

10 Moral Paradoxes

How to Cite

Smilansky, S. (2008) Two Paradoxes About Justice and the Severity of Punishment, in 10 Moral Paradoxes, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696606.ch3

Author Information

  1. Department of Philosophy at the University of Haifa, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160865

Online ISBN: 9780470696606

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Keywords:

  • criminal justice system;
  • punishment;
  • childhood;
  • utilitarians;
  • intuitions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The First Paradox

  • The Second Paradox