The furnace of affliction : prisons and religion in antebellum America (eBook, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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The furnace of affliction : prisons and religion in antebellum America

Author: Jennifer Graber
Publisher: Chapel Hill [N.C.] : University of North Carolina Press, ©2011.
Series: Bienestar y proteccion social (E-libro)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the intersection of Christianity and politics in the American penitentiary system, this explores evangelical Protestants' efforts to make religion central to emerging practices and  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Graber, Jennifer, 1973-
Furnace of affliction.
Chapel Hill [N.C.] : University of North Carolina Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010034641
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Graber
ISBN: 9780807877838 0807877832
OCLC Number: 929631904
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 234 p.) : ill
Contents: The prison as garden, 1796-1804 --
The furnace of affliction, 1805-1823 --
The furnace at Auburn, 1816-1827 --
The furnace at Sing Sing, 1828-1839 --
The furnace transformed, 1840-1847 --
The prison as hell, 1848-1860.
Series Title: Bienestar y proteccion social (E-libro)
Responsibility: Jennifer Graber.

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