What makes you certain it is revenge vs proportionality? Take the death penalty: Proportionality is revenge, is it not?
It seems to me the scales of justice balance vengeance against rehabilitation, and that is the fundamental philosophical argument.
Now how does proportionality fit into this? Proportionality, or fitting the sentence to the gravity of the crime, is fundamentally measured vengeance, the vengeance (or revenge) is scaled to the crime, it has noting to do with rehabilitation. Porportionality is measured vengeance. Eye for an eye is vengence (revenge).
Now turning the other cheek, compassion, and turning the cheek (parole, pardon, probation) is another different philosophy.
What are the steps leading to a trail, the importance of the Sisxth Amendment, The process of jury selectin and the procedures of ajury trail. The fundamental philosphies surround the purpose of sentencing. The factors that go
The Fair Sentencing Act of 2010 accomplished all of the following except: a) It reduced the powder/crack cocaine disparity. b) It eliminated mandatory minimum prison sentences. c) It made sentencing guidelines advisory, not
Write a 350-700 word response, in which you choose two or three Eastern philosophies and describe how they compare. Take sides, determine which philosophies are most persuasive, and explain why. Reading should be reflected in the
What are the fundamental differences between Western philosophies and Eastern ways of knowing? (Generally, how does each culture view the world and education?) How can you incorporate seemingly different ways of knowing in your