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Tables of Contents for The International Sourcebook on Capital Punishment 1997
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Editor's Preface
vii
2
Center for Capital Punishment Studies
ix
 
ARTICLES
3
80
Legalized Lynching: Race, the Death Penalty, and the United States Courts
3
27
Stephen B. Bright
African Perspectives on Abolition of the Death Penalty
30
36
William A. Schabas
Death Penalty Developments
66
17
Eric Prokosch
BOOK REVIEWS
83
26
The Death Penalty: Longhorn Style
83
10
Hugo Adam Bedau
Deadly Innocence?
93
4
Michael Radelet
The Machinery of Death
97
6
Peter Hodgkinson
Mumia Abu-Jamal Live from Death Row
103
6
Kenneth Bolton, Jr.
DOCUMENTS
109
130
International Tribunal for Rwanda
109
3
General Assembly Resolution Calling for a Moratorium on the Death Penalty
112
15
Constitutional Court of the Republic of South Africa: State v. Makwanyane and Mchunu
127
58
Judicial Committee of the Privy Council: Guerra v. Baptiste
185
21
United States Retification of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, and Reservations on the Death Penalty
206
27
Tunis Conference Declaration on the Death Penalty in the Legislation of Arab States
233
6
STATISTICS ON CAPITAL PUNISHMENT
239
14
Status of the death penalty internationally
239
1
States that are abolitionist for all crimes
239
2
States that are abolitionist for ordinary crimes only
241
1
States that are abolitionist de facto
242
1
States that retain the death penalty
243
1
Number of abolitionist countries at year-end, 1980-1995
244
1
Recorded worldwide executions year, 1980-1995
245
1
States Parties to the Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
245
1
States Parties to the Sixth Protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights
246
1
States Parties to the American Convention on Human Rights That Have Abolished the Death Penalty
246
1
States Parties to the Protocol to the American Convention on Human Rights to Abolish the Death Penalty
246
1
United States of America: Minimum age authorized for capital punishment
247
1
United States of America: Number of executions, 1977-1995
247
1
United States of America: Method of execution
248
1
United States of America: Time between imposition of death sentence and execution, by race, 1977-1993
249
1
United States of America: Number sentenced to death and executed, and average time on death row
250
3
Index
253