TITLE

A study of `progressive' penology

AUTHOR(S)
Sheehan, G.W.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
Archaeology;May92, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Uses the example of Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia to argue that valuable social information can be found in the most unlikely of archaeological sites. Built in 1829; The biggest and most expensive public works project of its time; The information on the era's penology which is being provided by the clean-up of the prison.
ACCESSION #
9208031088

 

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