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The Resource Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison, Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Alan Sheridan

Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison, Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Alan Sheridan

Label
Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison
Title
Discipline and punish
Title remainder
the birth of the prison
Statement of responsibility
Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Alan Sheridan
Title variation
Discipline & punish
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In this work, the author 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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-1984
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foucault, Michel
Dewey number
365/.643
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation of: 'Surveiller et punir'
LC call number
HV8666
LC item number
.F6813 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Prison discipline
  • Punishment
Label
Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison, Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Alan Sheridan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First American edition published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 326-333)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The body of the condemned -- The spectacle of the scaffold -- Generalized punishment -- The gentle way in punishment -- Docile bodies : the art of distributions -- The means of correct training : hierarchical observation -- Panopticism -- Complete and austere institutions -- Illegalities and delinquency -- The carceral
Control code
ocm32367111
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second Vintage Books edition.
Extent
333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780679752554
Lccn
95203580
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
68481
System control number
(OCoLC)32367111
Label
Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison, Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Alan Sheridan
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
First American edition published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 326-333)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The body of the condemned -- The spectacle of the scaffold -- Generalized punishment -- The gentle way in punishment -- Docile bodies : the art of distributions -- The means of correct training : hierarchical observation -- Panopticism -- Complete and austere institutions -- Illegalities and delinquency -- The carceral
Control code
ocm32367111
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second Vintage Books edition.
Extent
333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780679752554
Lccn
95203580
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
68481
System control number
(OCoLC)32367111

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