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From Commodity Fetishism to Prison Fetishism: Slavery, Convict-leasing, and the Ideological Productions of Incarceration

James A. Manos

in Death and Other Penalties: Philosophy in a Time of Mass Incarceration

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823265299
eISBN:
9780823266685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265299.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter argues that punishment is neither the effect of crime nor solely the effect of economic needs. Rather, punishment is an independent causal force that has shaped the economic organization ... More


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