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Essay on Crimes and Punishments

Cesare Beccaria

Beccaria's treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which condemns disproportionate and irrational penalties in general as well as torture and the death penalty, is said to mark the peak of Enlightenment in Milan. Its translations were widely read by statesmen and policy makers in Britain, America and France. This translation also features the anonymous commentary, attributed to Voltaire. - Summary by Carolin

Beccaria's treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which condemns disproportionate and irrational penalties in general as well as torture and the death penalty, is said to mark the peak of Enlightenment in Milan. Its translations were widely read by statesmen and policy makers in Britain, America and France. This translation also features the anonymous commentary, attributed to Voltaire. - Summary by Carolin
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Government

Description:

Beccaria's treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which condemns disproportionate and irrational penalties in general as well as torture and the death penalty, is said to mark the peak of Enlightenment in Milan. Its translations were widely read by statesmen and policy makers in Britain, America and France. This translation also features the anonymous commentary, attributed to Voltaire. - Summary by Carolin

Language:

English

Narrators:

Crln Yldz Ksr

Length:

6h 56m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

06:07


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

02:54


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:19


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:50


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:43


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:38


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:02


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:40


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:33


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:42


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:39


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:52


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:07


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:08


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:03


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

18:21


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:18


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

03:07


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

07:04


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:26


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:47


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:10


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

04:28


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

02:16


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:47


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

09:23


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

06:40


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

22:03


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:57


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:52


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

10:54


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

09:50


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:32


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

07:54


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

04:35


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:27


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:53


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

03:20


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

03:20


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:12


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:04


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

08:23


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

01:25


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

01:14


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

01:57


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

04:20


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

01:46


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

05:27


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

02:31


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

08:25


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

06:48


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

10:26


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

06:02


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

07:11


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:28


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:21


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

06:30


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:05


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

04:06


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

04:23


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:11


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

10:21


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

08:20


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

02:00


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

02:21


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

05:28


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

02:16


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

08:27


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

15:27


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

03:55