Week 1 Assignment (Criminal Justice).docx - Application Perspectives on Criminal Justice There are multiple perspectives of criminal justice and the

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Application: Perspectives on Criminal Justice There are multiple perspectives of criminal justice and the criminal justice system. Each perspective addresses crimes and criminals from a different point of view. No single perspective dominates the contemporary criminal justice system, and all members of the system bring with them their own perspectives on law enforcement (police), adjudication (courts), and punishment (or corrections). By allowing for different perspectives, the criminal justice system works in conjunction with the trends in criminal activity and the people upholding the criminal justice system. To prepare for this assignment: Review the book excerpt from Introduction to Criminal Justice , and focus on the various perspectives on criminal justice. Think about which perspective resonates most with you. Consider the strengths and limitations of each perspective. Also, think about the ethical issues related to each perspective.
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