Disciplining Punishment: Colonialism and Convict Society in the Andaman Islands

Hardcover | February 15, 1999

bySatadru Sen

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This volume examines the first four decades in the history of the Andaman Islands penal colony. At the centre of the analysis are the meanings of 'crime' and 'rehabilitation' in colonial India, the objectives of punishment, and the responses of Indian criminals to the punishment inflicted bythe colonial state.

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This volume examines the first four decades in the history of the Andaman Islands penal colony. At the centre of the analysis are the meanings of 'crime' and 'rehabilitation' in colonial India, the objectives of punishment, and the responses of Indian criminals to the punishment inflicted bythe colonial state.

Satadru Sen is at University of Washington.

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Format:HardcoverPublished:February 15, 1999Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195651162

ISBN - 13:9780195651164

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