Поиск

Полнотекстовый поиск:
Где искать:
везде
только в названии
только в тексте
Выводить:
описание
слова в тексте
только заголовок

Рекомендуем ознакомиться

Остальные работы->Реферат
Federalism is a system of government that divides power between a national government and a regional government with the use of a constitution. Throug...полностью>>
Остальные работы->Реферат
The once male dominated, corporate, “white collar” America has seen a phenomenal influx of women within the last thirty years. Although a female lawye...полностью>>
Остальные работы->Реферат
” Each source changes the story behind the Japanese-American Internment slightly. Can truth truly exist once it becomes a part of the past? By looking...полностью>>
Остальные работы->Реферат
Pro marijuana legalization groups such as the Physician’s Association for AIDS Care, National Lymphoma Foundation argue that marijuana should be legal...полностью>>

Главная > Реферат >Остальные работы

Сохрани ссылку в одной из сетей:

The Chamber Essay, Research Paper

A Question of Life or Death

The novel The Chamber, by John Grisham, is an emotional account of a lawyer’s struggle to liberate his racist grandfather from death row. This attorney not only battles to save a life but skirmishes against of the most debated topics of modern society: capital punishment. Along with other controversial issues such as euthanasia and abortion, capital punishment has raised much turmoil amongst many institutions both political and religious. Yet, the underlining question is: Is it valid?

In sentencing an individual to capital punishment, society is ending the life of a person. In ending this life do we find justice or a quenching of our thirst for revenge? Does a mortal crime such as murder justify the need for capital punishment? These questions and many more are constantly asked and discussed when determining the morality of capital punishment. Are we not committing the same crime of murder in ending a sentenced life? Why is society so violent that even our forms of justice involve violence? Society is constantly yearning for peace and tranquility, a nation where crime and sin are nonexisting, yet in an attempt to extinguish the immoral, man restores society by carrying out suitable punishment of the same or of even magnitude. Logically, if we consider murder or killing immoral then capital punishment must also be immoral. On other hand. Maybe this form of punishment must be an essential part of society. Maybe, we must eliminate any threat to society by any means including the ending of their life.

In conclusion, capital punishment may or not be a valid form of reprimand. In justifying and determining its validity, society must take views from both sides, the victims of the murdered and the victims of the condemned. Finally, does man have the right, by nature, to determine whether or not another man deserves to live?


Похожие страницы:

  1. The Raven Essay Research Paper In The

    Реферат >> Остальные работы
    The Raven Essay, Research Paper In ?The Raven? by Edgar Allan Poe, one sees the internal ... rationalize the noises heard before. The speaker then starts to question what the ... ?. However, the raven is still sitting above the chamber door. The self-imposing ...
  2. The Netherlands Essay Research Paper The Netherlands

    Реферат >> Остальные работы
    The Netherlands Essay, Research Paper The Netherlands is low-lying country ... days. The Second Chamber is by far the more important of the two; the First Chamber has ... criteria, were met” (Sheldon 467). The question that everyone is asking is ...
  3. The Holocaust Essay Research Paper EVERY DAY

    Реферат >> Остальные работы
    The Holocaust Essay, Research Paper EVERY DAY LIFE IN THE HOLOCAUST Many people from different ... , he issued a directive called ?The Jewish Question in Occupied Territory.? (Hayes 31 ... him, then the regular selection for the gas chamber would be the end of ...
  4. The Omitted Essay Research Paper Sherrie McIntyreENG

    Реферат >> Остальные работы
    The Omitted Essay, Research Paper Sherrie McIntyre ENG 321 3/31/00 The Omitted When watching the ... a chamber window having sex with Borachio using the name of Hero. The movie ... different from the text, versus the movie in question. Some of the omissions created ...
  5. Method In The Madness Essay Research Paper

    Реферат >> Остальные работы
    Method In The Madness Essay, Research Paper In both Hamlet and King ... sent by the King andQueen to question him and investigate the cause of ... . Again, when in the King?s chamber, Hamlet could perform the murder, but decides ...

Хочу больше похожих работ...

Generated in 0.0065879821777344