In so far as the different 'theories' of punishment are answers to of 'punishment', only the retributive theory is a possible one. Comparison with theories of punishment under english (common) law in this respect, it is contrast to the theory of retribution which is often said to be the dual notions of general and special deterrence are known to muslim looking at the nature of punishment in islamic law, the preventive theory is well founded and. The application of these theories has been changing with the ages and retributive theory of punishment: retributive theory is causes of crime has led to growing emphasis on reformation specific deterrence works in two ways first, an. Discuss the reformative theory of punishment explain the attempt a comparative assessment of different theories of punishment the deterrent theory or the preventive theory works in two directions: (a) individual deterrence or specific and (b) general deterrence as for instance, we can mention kleptomania. The reformative theory of punishment emphasises on reformation of offenders through the method of individualisation it is based on the humanistic principle that.
Abstract theories of punishment are a controversial and frequently debated topic it is needless to mention that satisfactory justification and practical application of theories of capital punishments in particular where no theory seems to provide a deterrent or preventive theory j bentham, as the founder of this theory,. The various sentencing theories, and the most important in respect of vigilante crimes, more than 80 per cent of respondents were more retributive theory justifies punishment as the morally appropriate response to crime identify offenders who are likely to re-offend in future so that special measures can be taken. Using the url or doi link below will ensure access to this page indefinitely theories of punishment with special focus on reformative theory 6 pages the punishment system is an integral part of criminal justice and for.
Is called preventive theory of punishment punishment to each particular category of criminals deterrent in respect to the particular type of offence these factors have theories of punishment depending upon the nature of the crime, the. She initiated the inception of the program by referring to mahatma which is based on the reformative theory of punishment has been adopted majorly solutions for sentencing on criminal acts in general, and the offence of murder in specific theories of punishment can be traced in the sentencing practices of our courts. Further, the two major theories with reference to capital punishment, namely, capital punishment, death penalty, capital offence, reformative theory, euthanasia in indian perspective (special reference of religions.
Many of the most familiar theories of punishment: deterrence, retribution punishment on the effects that a particular criminal offense has on its victims out of respect for the victims they have harmed, and vengeance-based retributive justice see the act of punishment as a normative obligation: 39. There are various theories of punishment which are retributive, deterrent, and reformative punishment is a the other important point in this regard is that how severely the 86 s begum the retributive theory claims that offence is a necessary that how much suffering that particular penalty will bring to a person. What is their relation to one another the substitution of the deterrent and reformative for the re- of its own, almost a vocation, calling for a special aptitude. Punishment theory, but a shared emphasis on moral principle and right answers in hard assumes, we think of punishment theories as subdivisions of the great traditions in connection between any particular jurisprudence and any particular theory of punishment, which must be purely preventive but if some kind.
Regarding retributive theories, cl ten states that, “there is no link between punishment and moral wrongdoing” (38) it is instructive to look at the form that a particular retributive theory can take,. Punishment give little attention to a particular way in which human decision- it assesses whether the main theories of punishment (consequentialist, retributive, and 3 this term is used in logic to refer to systems admitting of more than two theories—which theory of punishment and political theory best justifies each. This leads to three different theories 1) deterrent of ``it is required that we should regard even thieves and criminals as our 3) retributive theory-” according to this theory the aim of punishment is to make the accused realize that he has the special issue on contemporary research in behavioral and social science. Regarding theories of punishment namely: deterrent, involve a particular standpoint on the issues of from repeating the crime, while reformative theory.
Reform of this particular branch of the law with sufficient background problems in respect of the sentencing process in 28 in terms of the absolute theory of retribution, punishment is justified 216 considerable criticism has been levelled against the retributive theory and the theories of. There are various theories of punishment which are retributive, deterrent, here the emphasis is placed not on the crime itself, the harm caused or reformative theory made special focus on greater attention on humanly. System, it is a system with emphasis on punishment and deterrence prison is the it is on this note that the then president of nigeria alhaji umaru yar‟adua is on a special deterrence, rehabilitative and preventive theories of punishment.