A History of English Prison Administration: Volume 6 by Sean Mcconville

By Sean Mcconville

This identify, first released in 1981, attracts from an in depth variety of nationwide and native fabric, and examines how options in coverage and management, whereas fixing difficulties or atmosphere new targets, often created or disclosed clean problems, and taken kinds of humans into the management and administration of prisons, whose pursuits, values and expectancies in flip usually had major results upon penal principles and their useful purposes. unique recognition has been paid to the examine of recruitment, the paintings and effect of gaolers, keepers, governors, and hugely administrative officers. This accomplished booklet should be of curiosity to scholars of criminology and heritage.

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