Mettray: a history of France's most venerated carceral institution

Origins -- Regime -- Resistance -- Discord -- Maison paternelle -- Denouement.

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Toth, Stephen A. (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Ithaca [New York] London Cornell University Press 2019
Check availability: HBZ Gateway
Book acquisition:Place book order
Subito Delivery Service: Order now.
Keywords:
Description
Summary:Origins -- Regime -- Resistance -- Discord -- Maison paternelle -- Denouement.
"By examining Mettray's "history from below" (i.e., from the perspective of prisoners and staff) this book illuminates the heretofore hidden life of France's most venerated carceral institution"--
Physical Description:xii, 263 Seiten Illustrationen
ISBN:9781501740183