Colonial and Post-Colonial Incarceration by Graeme Harper
Colonial and Post-Colonial Incarceration
Author: Graeme Harper
Title: Colonial and Post-Colonial Incarceration
ISBN10: 0826449182
ISBN13: 978-0826449184
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages:
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic; 1st ed edition (August 15, 2001)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1339 kb
Size epub: 1638 kb
Rating: 4.1 ✪
Votes: 399
Category: History
Subcategory: Americas

The first study to deal extensively and comparatively with capture, imprisonment and punishment in colonial and postcolonial cultures. Offering textual as well as historical analysis, each chapter focuses on a specific national or regional arena. Each also provides foundational insight into the social, economic and cultural conditions prevalent in colonial societies. Chapters, written by a wide range of international specialists, include coverage of the early modern to the contemporary period as well as coverage of cultural arenas from Europe to Asia, Australia, northern and southern Africa and North America.