Essay on Crimes and Punishment by Cesare Beccaria

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Beccaria’s influential Essay On Crimes and Punishments is considered a foundation work in the modern field of criminology. The treatise was publicly praised by Katherine the Great, Maria Theresa of Austria-Hungry and quoted by Voltaire, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams.

This key text of classical thinking is a very short book devoting brief chapters to such topics as:

  • The origins of punishments
  • The right to punish
  • Estimating the degree of crime
  • The Advantage of immediate punishment
  • Violent crimes
  • Secret Accusations
  • Torture
  • Robbery
  • Witchcraft

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