Education in English Prisons 1630-1877

Education in English Prisons 1630-1877

by David McMahon


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This book, originally a Masters thesis, looks at the four phases of development for education in prisons in England from 1630 to 1877, when prisons came under central government control. It covers the work of John Bellers, the SPCK, John Howard, Elizabeth Fry, Sarah Martin, and others. It looks at what happened in a range of institutions, from Debtor's Prisons, Bridewells, Houses of Correction, and the Hulks.

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ISBN-13: 9781500901875
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 08/19/2014
Pages: 182
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.39(d)

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