2 weeks ago
Even if it's most just, it's not practical because you can't force someone to empathize with those harmed.
6 months ago
I would rather feel empathy for someone whose family I have killed than many other things, e.g. life sentence, limbs burnt off, ...
6 months, 2 weeks ago
But this nature of punishment doesn't appear, at face value, to have the deterrent effect of the removal of liberty.
Being an effective deterrent is a key part of a good punishment.
11 months, 2 weeks ago
Giving criminals empathogens and having them face the effects they had on their victims, is a just punishment and could lead towards lower recidivism.