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CESARE BECCARIA
(1738-1794)

from Of Crimes and Punishments

  Cesare Bonesana Beccaria was an Italian jurist and economist. Born of aristocratic parents in Milan, he was educated in a Jesuit school in Parma, which he found stifling to his character. After graduating in 1758 with a law degree … Continue reading

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