Unformatted text preview: going to lecture against the death penalty, but it turned out he was for it. He gave numbers and statistics of the deterrence of capital punishment, and he also gave us examples of cases that had happened around Austin. He closed up and then there was a discussion over the issue. This was very interesting to me, because I have studied capital punishment before. The set up was good except for the microphones, because he kept trying to talk without it. It was informative, and I learned a lot of new things about the death penalty that I did not know. The presentation was good and the speaker was affective, he just needed a little speech work. I would definitely attend this lecture again, because I feel no that I better understand some of the reasons for the death penalty, and how it is used....
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- Spring '07
- Penology, Use of capital punishment by nation