The Inspection House

The Inspection House

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In 1787, British philosopher and social reformer Jeremy Bentham conceived of the panopticon, a ring of cells observed by a central watchtower, as a labor-saving device for those in authority. While Bentham's design was ostensibly for a prison, he believed that any number of places that require supervision—factories, poorhouses, hospitals, and schools—would benefit from such a design. The French philosopher Michel Foucault took Bentham at his word. In his groundbreaking… (more)


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Publisher: Coach House Books (September 09, 2014)

Collection: Exploded Views

Format: EPUB

Page count: 160 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: Watermark

Language: English


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