thomas mott osborne


[oz-bern, ‐bawrn, ‐bohrn]
John (James) 1929–94, English playwright.
Thomas Mott, 1859–1926, U.S. prison reformer. Unabridged
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Osborne (ˈɒzbən, -ˌbɔːn)
John (James). 1929--94, British dramatist. His plays include Look Back in Anger (1956), containing the prototype of the angry young man, Jimmy Porter, The Entertainer (1957), and Inadmissible Evidence (1964)

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thomas mott osborne

U.S. penologist whose inauguration of self-help programs for prisoners through Mutual Welfare Leagues functioned as a model for the humanitarian programs of later penologists.

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