Institutions of Confinement
Hospitals, Asylums, and Prisons in Western Europe and North America, 1500-1950
Normal Price: $260.00
Your Price: $234.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $26.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $11.70 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Institutions of Confinement by Norbert Finzsch
Book DescriptionA major interdisciplinary study of the development of prisons, hospitals and insane asylums in America and Europe, this book resulted from discussions between its two editors about their work on the history of hospitals, poor relief, deviance, and crime, and a subsequent conference held in 1992 by the German Historical Institute that attempted to assess the impacts of Foucault and Elias. Seventeen contributors from six different countries with backgrounds in history, sociology and criminology utilize various methodological approaches and reflect the various viewpoints in the theoretical debate over Foucault's work.
Buy Institutions of Confinement book by Norbert Finzsch from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521560702
(228mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 28-Jan-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Norbert Finzsch
Institutions of Confinement, Paperback (January 2003)
An interdisciplinary study of the development of prisons, hospitals and insane asylums in America and Europe.
Identity and Intolerance, Paperback (July 2002)» View all books by Norbert Finzsch
This book provides a comparison of nationalism, racism, and xenophobia in Germany and the United States.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Institutions of Confinement book by Norbert Finzsch and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.