xml:lang="en" lang="en" dir="ltr">

Transcribe Bentham: A Collaborative Initiative

From Transcribe Bentham: Transcription Desk

Keep up to date with the latest news - subscribe to the Transcribe Bentham newsletter; Find a new page to transcribe in our list of Untranscribed Manuscripts

JB/159/267/002

Jump to: navigation, search
Ready for review. Submitted by Kdownunder

Click Here To Edit

118)

CRIT. JUR. CRIM.

Compensation takes place only in the case[s] where
from the mode of punishment that is adopted, there
is a quantity of the instruments of pleasure to dispose
of. It is therefore only an occasional, not a constant
object of attention in the [proceedings of] the Law.
Punishment is a necessary & constant object. Every thing is
done as by Punishment: nothing is done without it.
But compensation is only an accidental and occasional
ones.

Reformation is at bottom nothing by but Prevention, Prevention
considered in a narrower point of view. Prevention
as applied to directed towards a particular quarter. The only difference between the meaning of the two words is this. The way is to
use the word prevention when the mischiefs to be considered as being
prevented are those which are to be apprehended from
persons other than the delinquent who is in question.
They speak The way is to use the word reformation
when the mischiefs the consider'd as being to be prevented
are those further ones which are to be apprehended from persons
the delinquent himself.

Ch. .. Of Prevention and Reformation the essential
ends of Punishment.
Ch. Of Compensation, the occasional end of Punishment

For shortness sake and in compliance with the common
forms of speech, I speak of Prevention, Reformation
and Compensation respectively under the name of
ends of Punishment. But End is a word I have
be all along applied to real entities: to sensations: to
pains and pleasures: and neither Prevention, Reformation
nor Compensation are names of real entities. They are
fictitious entities: and no fictitious entity is predicable as
a


Identifier: | JB/159/267/002
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 159.

Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

not numbered

Box

159

Main Headings

punishment

Folio number

267

Info in main headings field

crit. jur. crim

Image

002

Titles

punishment / compensation / reformation nothing but prevention / prevention how an end

Category

text sheet

Number of Pages

4

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

d117 / d118 / d119 / d120

Penner

jeremy bentham

Watermarks

[[watermarks::[gr with crown] propatria [britannia motif]]]

Marginals

jeremy bentham

Paper Producer

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

in 2 pieces

ID Number

54090

Box Contents

UCL Home » Transcribe Bentham » Transcription Desk