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The Vicious Reform : Juvenile Incarceration in America, 1825-1925

Di Fonzo, James Roland
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Di Fonzo, James Roland
Abstract

This essay explores the rise and fall of delinquent incarceration in America, with special reference to the legal history of Pennsylvania. Nineteenth century juvenile delinquents witnessed the pendulum of social control carry them from outdoor to indoor relief and back again.

Language
English
Published
University of Virginia, Corcoran Department of History, MA, 1977
Published Date
1977-05
Degree
MA
Notes
Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.
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Libra ETD Repository
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