The Health of Prisoners: Historical Essays

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BRILL, 2020 M01 29 - 184 páginas
For two centuries, prison overcrowding has been identified as a major cause of mortality and morbidity in prisons. Historical debates thus often have a modern ring to them, which make the essays in this volume particularly timely.
 

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Introduction
1
Prisons Disease Hygiene
5
2 Medical Treatment and Prisoners Health in Stafford Gaol during the Eighteenth Century
27
3 The Health of Prisoners and the Two Faces of Benthamism
44
4 Development of the Prison Medical Service 17741895
59
5 Elizabeth Fry and MidNineteenth Century Reform
83
6 The Prison Medical Service and the Deviant 18951948
102
7 Prison Doctors and Prison Suicide Research
118
Lost in Ambiguities
134
9 The Criminal Lunatic Asylum System Before and After Broadmoor
151
10 The Woolf Report and After
163
11 The Lessons of History
171
Index
177
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