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Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison (Paperback)

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In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul.

Product Details ISBN-10: 0679752552
ISBN-13: 9780679752554
Published: Vintage, 04/25/1995
Pages: 352
Language: English