ISBN-10:
0226766098
ISBN-13:
9780226766096
Pub. Date:
03/15/2008
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Punishment and Culture

Punishment and Culture

by Philip Smith

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ISBN-13: 9780226766096
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 03/15/2008
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Philip Smith is associate professor of sociology at Yale University and the author of Cultural Theory: An Introduction and Why War? The Cultural Logic of Iraq, the Gulf War, and Suez, the latter also published by the University of Chicago Press.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Chapter 1. The Penal Imagination         
Chapter 2. The Public Execution                      
Chapter 3. The Prison                                                              
Chapter 4. The Panopticon                            
Chapter 5. The Guillotine                                           
Chapter 6. The Electric Chair                         
Chapter 7. Punishment and Meaning  

Notes
Index

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