Proportionality in Criminal Punishment


Grant Data
Project Title
Proportionality in Criminal Punishment
Principal Investigator
Mr Chau, Siu Chun   (Principal investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2017-12-31
Amount
291250
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
sentencing, philosophy of law, penal theory, punishment, just deserts
Discipline
Law
Panel
Humanities & Social Sciences (H)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17612315
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
1) To evaluate whether proportionality is a valid moral principle in criminal punishment