Table of contents for Cultures of confinement : a history of the prison in Africa, Asia and Latin America / Frank Dikáeotter and Ian Brown, editors.

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Illustrations page vi 
Acknowledgements ix 
Contributors x 
1. Introduction 1 
Frank Dikötter 
2. Prisons and Prisoners in Modernising Latin America (1800-1940) 14 
Carlos Aguirre 
3. The Shadow of Rule: Colonial Power and Modern 
Punishment in Africa 55 
Florence Bernault 
4. Regulation, Reform and Resistance in the Middle Eastern Prison 95 
Anthony Gorman 
5. India: The Contested Prison 147 
David Arnold 
6. Sepoys, Servants and Settlers: Convict Transportation in 
the Indian Ocean, 1787-1945 185 
Clare Anderson 
7. South East Asia: Reform and the Colonial Prison 221 
Ian Brown 
8. The Promise of Repentance: The Prison in Modern China 269 
Frank Dikötter 
9. Envisioning the Colonial Prison 304 
Clare Anderson and David Arnold 
Index 332 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Prisons -- Africa -- History.
Prisons -- Asia -- History.
Prisons -- Latin America -- History.