Cj # 121american Corrections : Mid-term

25 Questions  I  By Jgonzo33 on January 27, 2012
Mid term exam  for CJ #121 American Corrections.

  

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1.  Which of the following is the central purpose of punishment?
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2.  Corrections ideally serves which goal(s)?
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3.  Corrections can be seen as a series of ;
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4.  Corrections has one clear primary goal
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5.  Considering all forms of corrections, more than ___ of all adults under some form of correctional control.
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6.  What is "Transportation" as stated in the text?
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7.  Is Determinate sentencing;
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8.  The following is an example of corporal punishment.
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9.  During the Age of Reason, which of the following concepts dominated social and political thinking?
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10.  Are the goals of punishment , retribution, deterrence, incapacitation rehabilitation?
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11.  Is Retribution punishment inflicted on a person who has infringed on the rights of others ?
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12.  Is General Deterrence;
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13.  Punishment must be perceived as;
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14.  Is Probation a sentence allowing the offender to serve the sanctions imposed by the court while he or she lives in the community under supervision?
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15.  Corporal Punishment can best be described as,
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16.  According to the concept of_________, offenders are returned to society once they are cured.
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17.  Punishment of criminal that is intended to be an example to the publice and to discourage the commission of offenses by others is known as:
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18.  Retribution espouses taht an offender should be punished __________ to the gravity of the offense
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19.  Who is " IT" ?
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20.  What are some of the problems associated with the elderly offender?
21.  Discribe a Sex offender and give an 2 examples  of a typical  sex offense.
22.  Explain in detail the goals of Rehabilitation in corrections.
23.  Explain the Classical School of Criminology ?
24.  Name 5 punishments common in Europe before the 1800's besides fines;
25.  Explain what the Enlightenment or Age of Reason was during the 1700's
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