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"All Done with Vol. IV Justifications: Deterrence, Retribution, and Revenge; Punishment; Loyalty, Compulsion, and Fear; Sadism and Expediency; Sadism, Masochism, and Pleasure; Moral Yellowness; Inevitability. Evaluations: Four Safeguards; Remember the Victim!

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