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The Death Penalty and Sex Murder in Canadian History

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2020-11-09

Authors

Strange, Carolyn

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University of Toronto Press

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This is the first historical study to examine changing perceptions of sexual murder and the treatment of "sex killers" while the death penalty was in effect in Canada.

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murder, death, penalty, Canada, sex crime, capital, punishment, gender, sexuality, criminal justice, history, psychiatry, penology, law, Steven Truscott, wrongful, convictions

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Book

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10.3138/9781487538101

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