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By Jack Goody

Intentionally contemplating proper theories recommend by way of past writers and analyzing them within the gentle of the study for this actual ebook, the writer spent over a hundred days attending funeral ceremonies and he attended 25 burial companies. First released in 1962.

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O. Smykla, ‘The Human Impact of Capital Punishment: Interviews with Families of Persons on Death Row’, Journal of Criminal Justice, 15 (1987), 331-347. 12 Margaret Vandiver, ‘The Impact of the Death Penalty on Families of Homicide Victims and of Condemned Prisoners’, p. 477-505 in America’s Experiment with Capital Punishment: Reflections on the Past, Present and Future of the Ultimate Penal Sanction, eds. by James R. Acker, Robert M. Bohn, and Charles S. Lanier. : Carolina Academic Press, 1998).

11 Norbert Elias, Kuolevien yksinäisyys (Tampere: Gaudeamus, 1993), 3-6. 12 Michael Mulkay, ‘Social Death in Britain’, in The Sociology of Death, ed. David Clark (Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 1993), 32-34. 13 Julia Kristeva, Powers of Horror. An Essay on Abjection (New York: Columbia University Press, 1982), 1-12. 14 Jonathan Lake Crane, Terror and Everyday Life (Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1994), 30-34. 15 Hänninen, Latvanen, 21. 16 Leffler, 153. 17 Michael Pickering, Stereotyping. The Politics of Representation (Basingstoke, New York: Palgrave, 2001), 2-5, 47-50.

Therefore, it can be difficult for the general public to realize that there are people who love the accused. To the extent that attention is even given to the family members of death row inmates, they are typically criminalized along with their loved one, rather than viewed as the productive members of society that they tend to be. The pain of having a loved one on death row, and sometimes having to survive their execution, is excruciating. Several authors have conducted research with family members of death row inmates and have found among them high levels of social isolation, stigmatization, depression, and chronic grief.

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