Additional Resources

Amnesty International, List of Abolitionist and Retentionist Countries. Available at http://web.amnesty.org/pages/deathpenalty-countries-eng

Capital Punishment Statistics. Available at http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/cp.htm

Corrections in America. Harry E. Allen and Clifford E. Simonsen, Prentice Hall, 1995.

Deathquest: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Capital Punishment in the United States. Robert Bohm, Anderson Publishing, 1999.

Death Work: A Study of the Modern Execution Process. Robert Johnson, Wadsworth Press, 1998.

Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison. Michel Focault, Vintage Books, 1977.

The Abolition of the Death Penalty in International Law. William Schabas, Cambridge University Press, 1997.

The Dilemmas of Corrections: Contemporary Readings, 4th Edition. Kenneth C. Haas and Geoffrey P. Alpert, Waveland Press, Inc., 1999.

Organizations

Federal Bureau of Prisons

320 First Street NW
Washington, DC 20534 USA
Phone: (202) 307-3198
URL: http://www.bop.gov/

National Institute of Corrections

1860 Industrial Circle, Suite A
Longmont, CO 80501 USA
Fax: (303) 682-0213
Toll-Free: 800-877-1461
URL: http://www.nicic.org/

Death Penalty Information Center

1320 Eighteenth Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 293-6970
Fax: (202) 822-4787
URL: http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/


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