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HO 326/186; this extract from a booklet "Prisons and Borstals"

  HO 326/186; this extract from a booklet published by the Home Office in 1957 entitled "Prisons and Borstals"sets out the dual aims prisons had for most of the 20th century.

In Source 1, try to put "the problem" in your own words.

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