Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 December 1997

448 Pages | 12 halftones, 4 linecuts

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195118148

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The Oxford History of the Prison

The Practice of Punishment in Western Society

Edited by Norval Morris and David J. Rothman

  • A team of distinguished scholars offers a vivid account of the rise and development of this critical institution
  • Reveals how our ideas of crime and practices of punishment have changed over time