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Criminology De Coster NEOCLASSICALISM AND THE DEATH PENALTY IN PRACTICE – LECTURE #8 I. Cruel and Unusual Punishment? A. Beccaria B. 8th amendment II. Is it a deterrent? A. Marginal vs. absolute deterrence B. General vs. specific deterrence C. 3 types of studies 1. Findings a. Brutalization vs. deterrent effects b. Message conveyed - Identification
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Unformatted text preview: I. Logic of Incapacitation II. Collective Incapacitation A. Prison populations B. Crime reduction? III. Selective Incapacitation A. Wolfgang study B. Criminal career vs. career criminal C. Identifying chronic offenders Greenwood and Abrahams D. Criticisms iv. Rehabilitation A. Goals B. History C. Public opinion D. Does it work?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2010 for the course SOCIOLOGY 306 taught by Professor Decoster during the Spring '10 term at N.C. State.

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