Problems of Corrections_Fleury-Steiner_Date_031910

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Test Review Ist individual rights concepts – Cesare Beccaria Folkways aren’t serious rules, but things that we follow o Stand forward in an elevator – face the doors Mores – morality – a little more serious – adultery Laws – codified rules Pre early middle ages: person retaliation and blood feud Middle ages: The King’s Law and Divine Law Mid 1700s: The Age of the Enlightenment and the development of corrections as a philosophy. Late 1700s: William Penn and the birth of the penitentiary
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Unformatted text preview: Reformatory Era • Elmira • Acknowledgement of failing system and adjustment must be made to make institutions places where prisoners have opportunities for reform Know the difference between three most enduring reasons for punishment: Retribution, deterrence, incapacitation Selective incapacitation – focus on incarcerating chronic high risk offenders Californica = only state with 3 strikes rule for not violent offenders...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course CRJU 203 taught by Professor Haas during the Spring '06 term at University of Delaware.

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