Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison

Michel Foucault

A theory of how prisons became a common part of European societies.

status Copy #1 (2015): in
genre Philosophy » General Philosophy
publisher Vintage
publish date April 25, 1995
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    An explanation for the ‘birth’ of the prison and related historical assessment.

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