Love, Hate, and the State, Session #5 with Zak Slayback With Zak Slayback

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Love, Hate, and the State: An Introduction to Emotions, Punishment, and Social Change Session 5: Just as we can hold persons responsible in our interpersonal relationships, we can also hold them responsible in formal political contexts. The approaches to interpersonal punishment map nicely onto several theories of punishment, including, but not limited to: retribution, restitution, punitive systems, and restorativism. In this session, we’ll explore these theories, and discuss which ones best answer the questions set up by the emotive contexts in which our interpersonal lives operate. Join Zak Slayback for the continuation of this series Thursday, November 20th at 9:30pm ET!

Further Reading:
Garvey, SP. “Punishment as Atonement.”
Barnett, Randy. “Restitution: A New Paradigm of Criminal Justice.”
Slayback, Zachary. “Towards a Robust Restitution.”
Nozick, Robert. Philosophical Explanations, pp. 366–74.

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