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IssueGuidelines - Issue Paper Guidelines While this is not...

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Issue Paper Guidelines While this is not a full-blown research paper, with a requirement of scholarly sources, it is not completely an opinion piece either. I want you to choose an issue within the corrections, or the larger Criminal Justice System, and discuss the ‘reality’ of it. What concerns are there, what problems, what impacts? Take a stand on why the situation is good or bad, or what should be done, but these positions must be supported by outside finding and what has been learned through the class, not just your ‘gut feeling’. Some suggestions of things to cover in the paper would be: The development of the topic – what is the current situation, how has it changed, in which direction are we heading? What are the criminological implications and the implications for society at large? What has been proposed or attempted to address situations? What are the possible impacts, both positive and negative, of varying approaches? Is there consensus opinion among researchers / politicians / general
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