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'The Social Science Congress', 1876

Reprint of an article from the 'Gloucestershire Chronicle'. The Congress debated issues including the Prisons Bill and its proposed increase in centralised power, and the appropriateness of flogging as a punishment for wife-beaters.

Included in the archive of the Howard League for Penal Reform; document reference: MSS.16A/6/2/20

Report on the Social Science Congress, 1876