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American Bar Association, House of Delegates. "Recommendation [of a moratorium on executions pending reforms in the administration of the death penalty]." Law and Contemporary Problems 61, no. 4 (1998): 219–231.

BAILEY, WILLIAM C., and PETERSON, RUTH D. "Murder, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence: A Review of the Literature." In The Death Penalty in America: Current Controversies. Edited by H. A. Bedan. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pages 135–161.

BALDUS, DAVID; PULASKI, JR., CHARLES; and WOODWORTH, GEORGE G. Equal Justice and the Death Penalty: A Legal and Empirical Analysis. Boston, Mass., Northeastern University Press, 1990.

BECCARIA, CESARE. On Crimes and Punishments and Other Writings. Edited by Richard Bellamy. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

BEDAU, HUGO ADAM. "The Decline of Executive Clemency in Capital Cases." New York University Review of Law & Social Change 18, no. 2 (1990–1991): 255–272.

——. The Death Penalty in America: Current Controversies. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.

——. "Abolishing the Death Penalty Even for the Worst Murderers." In The Killing State: Capital Punishment in Law, Politics, and Culture. Edited by Austin Sarat. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Pages 40–59.

BLOCK, BRIAN P., and HOSTETTLER, JOHN. Hanging in the Balance: A History of the Abolition of Capital Punishment in Britain. Winchester, U.K.: Waterside Press, 1997.

BOWERS, WILLIAM J. "The Capital Jury Project: Rationale, Design, and Early Findings." Indiana Law Journal 70 (1995): 1043–1102.

DAVIS, MICHAEL. Justice in the Shadow of Death: Rethinking Capital and Lesser Punishments. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1996.

EVANS, RICHARD J. Rituals of Retribution: Capital Punishment in Germany 1600–1987. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Great Britain. Royal Commission on Capital Punishment 1949–1953. Report. London: H.M.S.O., 1953.

HODGKINSON, PETER, and RUTHERFORD, ANDREW. Capital Punishment: Global Issues and Prospects. Winchester, U.K.: Waterside Press, 1996.

HOOD, ROGER. The Death Penalty: A World-wide Perspective. 2d ed. Oxford, U.K.: Clarendon Press, 1996.

International Commission of Jurists. Administration of the Death Penalty in the United States. Geneva: International Commission of Jurists, 1996.

JOYCE, JAMES AVERY. Capital Punishment: A World View. New York: Thomas Nelson, 1961.

MACKEY, PHILIP ENGLISH, ed. Voices against Death: American Opposition to Capital Punishment, 1787–1975. New York: Burt Franklin, 1976.

MASUR, LOUIS P. Rites of Execution: Capital Punishment and the Transformation of American Culture, 1776–1865. New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.

MEGIVERN, JAMES J. The Death Penalty: An Historical and Theological Survey. Mahwah, N.J.: Paulist Press, 1997.

MELTSNER, MICHAEL. Cruel and Unusual: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment. New York: Random House, 1973.

NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. Death Row, U.S.A., Spring 1999. New York, N.Y.: NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., 1999.

POJMAN, LOUIS P., and REIMAN, JEFFREY. The Death Penalty: For and Against. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 1998.

POPE JOHN PAUL II. The Gospel of Life (Evangelium Vitae). New York: Random House, 1995.

RADELET, MICHAEL L.; BEDAU, HUGO ADAM; and PUTNAM, CONSTANCE E. In Spite of Innocence: Erroneous Convictions in Capital Cases. Rev. ed. Boston, Mass.: Northeastern University Press, 1994.

RADELET, MICHAEL L., and ZSEMBIK, BARBARA A. "Executive Clemency in Post-Furman Capital Cases." University of Richmond Law Review 27 (1993): 289–314.

SARAT, AUSTIN, ed. The Killing State: Capital Punishment in Law, Politics, and Culture. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

SCHABAS, WILLIAM A. The Abolition of the Death Penalty in International Law. 2d ed. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1977.

SCOTT, GEORGE RYLEY. The History of Capital Punishment. London: Torchstream Books, 1950.

U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics. Capital Punishment 1998. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, 1999.

U.S. General Accounting Office. Death Penalty Sentencing: Research Indicates Pattern of Racial Disparities. Washington, D.C.: General Accounting Office, 1990.

U.S. Staff Report, Subcommittee on Civil and Constitutional Rights, House Judiciary Committee, 103d Congress, 1st Session. Innocence and the Death Penalty: Assessing the Danger of Mistaken Executions. Washington, D.C.: Subcommittee on Civil and Constitutional Rights, 1993.

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