The birth of the penitentiary in Latin America : essays on criminology, prison reform and social control : 1830-1940 (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
The birth of the penitentiary in Latin America : essays on criminology, prison reform and social control : 1830-1940 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The birth of the penitentiary in Latin America : essays on criminology, prison reform and social control : 1830-1940

Author: Ricardo D Salvatore; Carlos Aguirre
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, ©1996.
Series: New interpretations of Latin America series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

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

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ricardo D Salvatore; Carlos Aguirre
ISBN: 0292777078 9780292777071
OCLC Number: 859952676
Description: xxi, 279 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction1. The Birth of the Penitentiary in Latin America: Toward an Interpretive Social History of Prisons (Ricardo D. Salvatore and Carlos Aguirre)2. The Lima Penitentiary and the Modernization of Criminal Justice in Nineteenth-Century Peru (Carlos Aguirre)3. Vicious Women, Virtuous Women: The Female Delinquent and the Santiago de Chile Correctional House, 1860-1900 (Maria Soledad Zarate Campos)4. What the Eyes Can't See: Stories from Rio de Janeiro's Prisons (Marcos Luiz Bretas)5. "Forcing Them to Work and Punishing Whoever Resisted": Servile Labor and Penal Servitude under Colonialism in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico (Kelvin A. Santiago-Valles)6. Revolutionary Reform: Capitalist Development, Prison Reform, and Executive Power in Mexico (Robert Buffington)7. Penitentiaries, Visions of Class, and Export Economies: Brazil and Argentina Compared (Ricardo D. Salvatore)8. Confinement, Policing, and the Emergence of Social Policy in Costa Rica, 1880-1935 (Steven Palmer)Selected BibliographyContributorsIndex
Series Title: New interpretations of Latin America series
Responsibility: ed. by Ricardo D. Salvatore and Carlos Aguirre.

Reviews

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.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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