Discipline and punish : the birth of the prison
Counter In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul. -- Publisher description
Print Book, English, 1995
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Vintage Books, New York, 1995
333 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 1977
Translation of 'Surveiller et punir'