Reconstructing a women's prison : the Holloway redevelopment project, 1968-88

Holloway Prison for Women was rebuilt in the expectation that it would revolutionize the treatment of female offenders. This work describes the changes in penal ideology and conceptions of women's criminality as they fed into the design of this new prison from 1968 to 1988

Main Author: Rock, Paul Elliott
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 1996, 1996
Series:Clarendon studies in criminology / Clarendon studies in criminology
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Holloway Prison for Women was rebuilt in the expectation that it would revolutionize the treatment of female offenders. This work describes the changes in penal ideology and conceptions of women's criminality as they fed into the design of this new prison from 1968 to 1988
Physical Description:xviii, 360 p., [4] p. of plates ill., plans
ISBN:9780191682179
0191682179