Penologist
Penologist Pe*nol"o*gist, n. One versed in, or a student of, penology. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • penologist — noun see penology …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • penologist — See penological. * * * …   Universalium

  • penologist — noun a student of, or expert in penology …   Wiktionary

  • penologist — pe·nol·o·gist pi näl ə jəst n a specialist in penology …   Medical dictionary

  • penologist — pɪː nÉ‘lÉ™dʒɪst / nÉ’l n. expert in managing prisons; expert in criminal rehabilitation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • penologist — pe·nol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • penologist — noun a person who studies the theory and practice of prison management • Derivationally related forms: ↑penology • Hypernyms: ↑social scientist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alexander Paterson (penologist) — Sir Alexander (Alec) Henry Paterson MC (20 November 1884 ndash; 7 November 1947) was a British penologist who, as Commissioner of Prisons, introduced reforms that would provide a humane regime in penal institutions and encourage rehabilitation… …   Wikipedia

  • Agnostic Penologist — Colonel Robert Green Ingersoll (1833–1899) who lectured and wrote about Crimes Against Criminals as well as Cruelty in the Elmira Reformatory …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Atheist Penologist — Jeremy Bentham …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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