Ethics of Punishment unacademy SHUBHAM SINGH MANAGEMEN ETHIG
Content overview. 2 .What is Punishment. Why Punishment is essential. Theories of Punishment. Is capital Punishment Ethical.?? MANAGEMEN ETHIC
What is Punishment Punishment is just retribution for deliberate breach of Law. If good action is rewarded then bad action has to be negatively rewarded. ETHICS NAGEMEN THIC
What is Punishment is essential Social Harmony Deterrence Social Order Prevent Anarchy. RAISE HELL MANAGEMEN ETHIC
Kautilya View on Danda or Punishment Dandneeti: Art of Punishment, helps to uphold Dharma and ensure 'Ramrajya' in which Good is celebrated and evil is thwarted. MANAGEMEN ETHIC
Kautilya View on Danda or Punishment Kautilya says in absence of proper Dand Neeti there will be Matsynyya' Big fish will start eating smaller fishes. Might is right. Social Darwinism.
Punishment and Social Order Ex. Traffic signal MANAGEMEN ETHIC
Three theories of Punishment Preventive Retributive Reformative MANAGEMEN ETHIC
Preventive Theory of Punishment Fear of Punishment helps in preventing Crime. Thus punishment act as deterrence for committing crime or breaking Law. . HELL AND HEAVEN Ex. Fine for not wearing helmet Challan for Breaking Signal
Retributive Theory of Punishment Crime is an act of gross misconduct against society Crime destabilize Social harmony and moral conscience of society Thus it has to be punished as an act of vengeance. Ex. Demand for death sentence to Nirbhaya Rapists, Ajmal Kasab Chilling effect on society ' Rarest of Rare Doctrine* RAPIST WE RIOT
Is Capital Punishment Ethical?? Preventive Theory: There is no evidence that Countries which have Capital punishment for crime have lower Crime rate. Retributive Theory: Blood for Blood is not justified in civilized society Eye for and Eye will make whole world Blind' Death penalty: a punishment or a crime? SANDVOSTI 200
Other Arguments: .Subjective Judgement of Judge. .If we can't give life then we have no right to take it as well . Poor, Lower section of Population are disproportionately awarded Death Sentence due to lack of access to Justice and representation in Trial. MANAGEMEN ETHIC
Star* and Verified Educator, Visiting Faculty @SPIPA GUJARAT and Forum IAS. completed full course of Ethics, Art & Culture, Polity.