Capital punishment in independent Ireland :
a social, legal and political history /
David M. Doyle and Liam O`Callaghan.
|Summary:||"This is a comprehensive and nuanced historical survey of the death penalty in Ireland from the immediate post-Civil War period through to its complete abolition. Using original archival material, this book sheds light on the various social, legal and political contexts in which the death penalty operated and was discussed."--Back cover |
|Published / Created:||
Liverpool University Press,
|Notes:||Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-286) and index. |
Physical description: x, 294 pages : map ; 25 cm