"Discipline and punish. The birth of the prison", Michel Foucault, New York 1979 : [recenzja] / Jacek Sobczak.

@inproceedings{Sobczak1981DisciplineAP,
  title={"Discipline and punish. The birth of the prison", Michel Foucault, New York 1979 : [recenzja] / Jacek Sobczak.},
  author={Jacek Sobczak and Michel Foucault},
  year={1981}
}
In the Middle Ages there were gaols and dungeons, but punishment was for the most part a spectacle. The economic changes and growing popular dissent of the 18th century made necessary a more systematic control over the individual members of society, and this in effect meant a change from punishment, which chastised the body, to reform, which touched the soul. Foucault shows the development of the Western system of prisons, police organizations, administrative and legal hierarchies for social… 
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