skip to content
Prisons and the American conscience : a history of U.S. federal corrections Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Prisons and the American conscience : a history of U.S. federal corrections

Author: Paul W Keve
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Keve, Paul W.
Prisons and the American conscience.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)652053365
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul W Keve
ISBN: 0809317109 9780809317103
OCLC Number: 23287116
Description: xvi, 276 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The first century: at the mercy of the states --
The demand for federal prisons --
The first three prisons --
The experience with penitentiaries --
Places for women, places for youth --
Bureaucracy achieved --
Dissenter prisoners --
A period of growth --
Prisons of last resort --
Prisons in wartime --
Experiences with programming --
Diversification and expansion.
Responsibility: Paul W. Keve, with a foreword by Myrl E. Alexander.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Keve s book provides a comprehensive account of the federal government s management of offenders from the post-Revolutionary period to the present." "Choice"" "Keve's book provides a comprehensive Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23287116> # Prisons and the American conscience : a history of U.S. federal corrections
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "23287116" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Place/carbondale> ; # Carbondale
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/365.320973/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/prisons_united_states_history> ; # Prisons--United States--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/880260> ; # Corrections
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/services_correctionnels_etats_unis_histoire> ; # Services correctionnels - États-Unis - Histoire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/revisie> ; # Revisie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/geschichte> ; # Geschichte
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/strafprocessen> ; # Strafprocessen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/prisons_etats_unis_histoire> ; # Prisons - États-Unis - Histoire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/corrections_united_states_history> ; # Corrections--United States--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/strafvollzug> ; # Strafvollzug
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1077326> ; # Prisons
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1991" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/49329470> ; # Paul W. Keve
   schema:datePublished "1991" ;
   schema:description "The first century: at the mercy of the states -- The demand for federal prisons -- The first three prisons -- The experience with penitentiaries -- Places for women, places for youth -- Bureaucracy achieved -- Dissenter prisoners -- A period of growth -- Prisons of last resort -- Prisons in wartime -- Experiences with programming -- Diversification and expansion."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1075459> ;
   schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/652053365> ;
   schema:name "Prisons and the American conscience : a history of U.S. federal corrections"@en ;
   schema:productID "23287116" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/23287116#PublicationEvent/carbondale_southern_illinois_university_press_1991> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Agent/southern_illinois_university_press> ; # Southern Illinois University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809317103> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/23287116> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Agent/southern_illinois_university_press> # Southern Illinois University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Southern Illinois University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/prisons_etats_unis_histoire> # Prisons - États-Unis - Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Prisons - États-Unis - Histoire"@en ;
   schema:name "Prisons--États-Unis--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1075459#Topic/services_correctionnels_etats_unis_histoire> # Services correctionnels - États-Unis - Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Services correctionnels - États-Unis - Histoire"@en ;
   schema:name "Services correctionnels--États-Unis--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1077326> # Prisons
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Prisons"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/880260> # Corrections
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Corrections"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49329470> # Paul W. Keve
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Keve" ;
   schema:givenName "Paul W." ;
   schema:name "Paul W. Keve" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809317103>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0809317109" ;
   schema:isbn "9780809317103" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/652053365>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Prisons and the American conscience." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23287116> ; # Prisons and the American conscience : a history of U.S. federal corrections
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.