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Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison

Author: Michel Foucault
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984.
Discipline and punish.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©1977
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Foucault
ISBN: 0394499425 9780394499420 9780679752554 0679752552
OCLC Number: 3328401
Notes: Translation of: Surveiller et punir.
Description: 333 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part one: Torture --
1. The body of the condemned --
2. The spectacle of the scaffold --
Part two: Punishment --
1. Generalized punishment --
2. The gentle way in punishment --
Part three: Discipline --
1. Docile bodies --
2. The means of correct training --
3. Panopticism --
Part four: Prison --
1. Complete and austere institutions --
2. Illegalities and delinquency --
3. The carceral.
Other Titles: Surveiller et punir.
Responsibility: Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Alan Sheridan.


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