By Aimé Muyoboke Karimunda
Human improvement isn't easily approximately wealth and financial overall healthiness, it's also established upon shared values that cherish the sanctity of human existence. utilizing comparative equipment, archival learn and quantitative findings, this booklet explores the ancient and cultural history of the dying penalty in Africa, analysing the legislation and perform of the dying penalty less than eu and Asian legislation in Africa earlier than independence. displaying revolutionary attitudes to punishment rooted in either conventional and sleek suggestions of human dignity, Aime Muyoboke Karimunda assesses the floor on which the dying penalty is retained at the present time. supplying an entire and balanced appraisal of the arguments, the publication provides a transparent and compelling case for the entire abolition of the demise penalty all through Africa.This e-book is key studying for human rights attorneys, felony anthropologists, historians, political analysts and somebody else drawn to selling democracy and the security of primary human rights in Africa.