The UNC Law Library has several books
and resources on the death penalty. You can explore the subject in a new
collection on HeinOnline or through
print books housed in the Law Library stacks.
now features the History of Capital Punishment online collection. This resource
includes the Eugene G. Wanger and Marilyn M. Wanger Death
Penalty Collection: A Descriptive Bibliography, which represents more than 50
years of expert and extensive research on this subject. The bibliography contains a wide range of materials on the death penalty documenting its
history, efforts to abolish or reinstate the practice, its psychological
impact, compatibility on religious, moral or ethical grounds, and its
operation. It is an outstanding resource for any researcher looking for depth and breadth on the topic. Also included in the
History of Capital Punishment
hundreds of additional related publications, such as hearings, trials,
periodicals, and more.
Looking for books on capital
punishment? The Law Library has you covered. Check out these newly added titles in the Law Library
Understanding Capital Punishment Law
Linda E. Carter et
KF9227.C2 C36 2018
Deadly Justice: A Statistical Portrait of the Death Penalty
R. Baumgartner et al.
KF9227.C2 D39 2018
End of its Rope: How Killing the Death Penalty Can Revive
Brandon L. Garrett
KF9227.C2 G37 2017
Tell the Client's Story: Mitigation in Criminal and Death
Edward Monahan and James Clark
Final Judgments: The Death Penalty in American Law and
KF9227.C2 F548 2017
A Courageous Fool: Marie Deans and her Struggle Against the
Todd C. Peppers
KF9227.C2 P467 2017
Whether in print or online, the Law
Library offers a variety of ways to explore capital punishment.
Research Tip: Read this blog post for more information on how to find new books in the Law Library.
Posted by Tiffany Vonetta Louise Johnson on Thu. September 27, 2018 11:14 AM