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Unformatted text preview: Court Participants: Defendants lawyer, Prosecutors, and Judge (defendant, jury, bailiffs, and public). JUDGE / \ / \ DEFENSE PROSECUTION | | ADVERSERIAL MODEL-or-COOPERTIVE MODEL COURT PROCESSING = EXPEDIENT CASE MANAGEMENT PRISONS Coercive organizations that house convicted offenders to keep them off the streets Who are convicted? Who are sent to prison? PRISONS = SOCIAL CONTROL BUT NEW LAWS + TOUGHER SENTANCING + OVERCORWDING + RECIDIVISM + VIOLENT-PRISON STRUCTURE | | | | PRISONS = SCHOOLS OF CRIME CORRECTIONS Community-based programs and agencies that control Convicted felons within the community: Probation, parole, house arrest, and shock probation Are corrections better than prisons? What are the consequences of the CJS? Effectiveness of job-training and community-participation programs....
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- Fall '08