"Villainy Detected!" Crime and Consequences in Britain and America in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
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[External Resource] Panopticon Or the Inspection House

URL: http://books.google.com/books?id=NM4TAAAAQAAJ&pg=PP3
Title: [External Resource] Panopticon Or the Inspection House
Creator: Bentham, Jeremy
Description: One of the earliest innovations in prison reform, Bentham's plan for the model prison allowed the guards to constantly observe their prisoners. This work laid out the method for implementing his plan and also his emphasis on rehabilitating as well as punishing the criminal.
Type: Book
Publisher: London: T. Payne
Date: 1791
Contributor: Google
 

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