Are you persuaded by the way that Davis makes her argument that prisons are obsolete or do you
think that reforming prison in the US on the Norwegian model described by Benko would be
better than eliminating prison altogether? Why?
Angela Davis work, Are
Why did Ghose devote so much space in his account to descriptions of prison food
and prison clothing?
In Tale of My Exile, Barinda Ghose recounts his experiences of imprisonment in Andaman.
Throughout his narrative, Ghose devotes a good portion to describ
According to the readings for this week, did the forms of prison that evolved in nineteenthcentury Britain and America target the body more than the soul or vice versa?
In the eighteenth-century, the body was the primary target of punishment for criminals
According to Northups account, did the experiences of slavery produce bonds of social
solidarity among blacks enslaved in the American South?
In Twelve Years a Slave, Solomon Northup describes his brutal experience as slave under
Edwin Epps. While the pri