Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/16348
Title: New South Wales Penal Settlements and the Transformation of Secondary Punishment in the Nineteenth-Century British Empire
Contributor(s): Ford, Lisa (author); Roberts, David (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2014
DOI: 10.1353/cch.2014.0038
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/16348
Abstract: This paper uses a comprehensive survey of sentencing patterns and penal regulations to demonstrate the collapse of internal transportation in the colony of New South Wales into a system of extra-penal labour. It argues that a combination of judicial exigencies, local regulations, and creative misinterpretations of metropolitan penal reform turned the penal outpost established in Newcastle in 1804 into an experiment of interest to local and metropolitan reformers - an experiment that was rolled out throughout New South Wales, its peripheries, and in selected outposts of the British Empire after 1820.
Publication Type: Journal Article
Grant Details: ARC/DP110103832
Source of Publication: Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History, 15(3), p. 1-8
Publisher: John Hopkins University Press
Place of Publication: United States of America
ISSN: 1532-5768
Field of Research (FOR): 210305 British History
210303 Australian History (excl Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Peer Reviewed: Yes
HERDC Category Description: C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal
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