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2003. “Constricted Rationality and the Limits of General Deterrence” Punishment and Social Control: Enlarged Second Edition.
2003. “Tinkering with the Machinery of Death: Failure of a Social Experiment” Punishment and Social Control, Enlarged Second Edition.
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