the state department of corrections the county court private companies such as

The state department of corrections the county court

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the state department of corrections. the county court. private companies such as CCC or Wackenhut. Question 18 0 / 1 pts The _____ model dominates most prisons in the United States. The _____ model dominates most prisons in the United States. Correct Answer
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incapacitation You Answered rehabilitation reintegration regenerative Question 19 1 / 1 pts The Pennsylvania system was also know as Walnut Street. The Pennsylvania system was also know as Walnut Street. Correct! True False Question 20 1 / 1 pts What did colonial penologists believe to be the main cause of crime? What did colonial penologists believe to be the main cause of crime? Poverty Greed Correct! Idleness mental illness Question 21 1 / 1 pts
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What factor explains why Florida had to close its correctional facilities even while overall prison populations were increasing? What factor explains why Florida had to close its correctional facilities even while overall prison populations were increasing? Correct! federal prison growth inmates serving more time for each crime increased probability of incarceration rising incarceration rates for women Question 22 1 / 1 pts What percentage of jails hold fewer than 50 people? What percentage of jails hold fewer than 50 people? 1/4 1/3 Correct! 2/3 3/4 Question 23 0 / 1 pts What type of prison would likely have the lowest per prisoner cost? What type of prison would likely have the lowest per prisoner cost? You Answered Supermaximum-security prisons Maximum-security prisons
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Medium-security prisons Correct Answer Minimum-security prisons Question 24 1 / 1 pts Which of the following is not a common jail function? Which of the following is not a common jail function? Holding convicted misdemeanants Temporarily detaining juveniles Housing inmates awaiting transfer Correct! Housing parolees Question 25 1 / 1 pts Prison cells are located in rows of cell blocks. Prison cells are located in rows of cell blocks. Correct! True False
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