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PBJ 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice Dr. Karel Kurst-Swanger
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What is Justice? The principle of fairness The ideal of moral equity
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What is Social Justice ? It is an ideal that is linked to our values as a society about what we think is right and wrong It involves our ideals about what is fair to individuals, groups, institutions, etc.
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Social Control Is the use of sanctions and rewards through a group to influence and shape the behavior of individual members of that group. Our interest in social control leads to the creation of civil and criminal statutes
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Criminal Law Reflects the values/ideals of a given society at a given time. Serves as a barometer of the moral and social thinking of a community in a given time frame.
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Crime Conduct, prohibited by a legislature to which such penalties as fines and imprisonment are attached
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The Criminal Justice System Society recognizes the need to balance individual rights against the need for public order through the administration of criminal justice
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Due Process Model Emphasizes individual rights at all stages of justice system processing
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This note was uploaded on 05/29/2010 for the course ACC 201 taught by Professor Mr.ishbo during the Spring '10 term at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

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