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Contents List of Abbreviations xi 1. Introduction 1 I. THE OLD REGIME AND THE ENLIGHTENMENT 2. Laws and Punishments 17 3. The Understanding and Nature of Crime 41 4. Coping with Crime 57 II. THE REVOLUTIONARY ERA 5. The New French System 77 6. Crime and Police in Revolution and War 96 III. THE DISCOVERY OF THE CRIMINAL CLASSES 7. Measuring a Problem 117 8. Danger in the City: Danger in the Countryside 135 9. Protection, Punishment, and Reformation 160 IV. THE APPLICATION OF SCIENCE 10. `Scientific' Criminology 181 11. New Professionals: Old Problems 200 V. THE FACES OF PENAL WELFARE 12. Penal Policies and the Impact of War 227 13. Policing and Punishing after the War 246 14. National Paths: Common Patterns 267 Bibliographical Note 275 Index 279
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Europe -- History.
Punishment -- Europe -- History.
Crime -- Government policy -- Europe -- History.