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Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

Quiz 12 :

Behind Bars: the Life of an Inmate

Quiz 12 :

Behind Bars: the Life of an Inmate

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Which would not be considered to be a reason for violent behavior in prisons?
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An inmate who is ____ exists on the fringes of prison society.
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When inmates try to prove that their Eighth Amendment rights were violated by a correctional facility,they must meet the standard of ____.
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A ____ is the disciplinarian of the prison,responsible for policing and transporting the inmates.
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In which case did the Supreme Court rule that minor injuries suffered by a convict at the hands of a correctional officer following an argument did violate the inmate's rights,because there was no security concern at the time of the incident?
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Which amendment states that inmates do not have the same guaranteed rights as other Americans?
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Inmates who are ____ are establishing themselves in the power structure of the prison culture.
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The single factor that most distinguishes female prisoners from their male counterparts is:
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Who is responsible for the "well-being" of the inmates by making sure that inmates do not harm themselves or other prisoners?
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What is the deprivation model?
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Inmates who take advantage of prison resources such as libraries or drug treatment programs by ____ are working to improve themselves to prepare for a return to society.
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The socialization process through which a new inmate learns the accepted norms and values of the prison population is called
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These officers perform maintenance and security functions in workshop and educational programs.
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Which rank of custodial staff is responsible for overseeing platoons of officers in specific parts of the prison,such as various cell blocks or work spaces?
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Inmates develop their own language,or
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Who are the officers who are responsible for staying alert for breaches in prison discipline or regulations in the relatively unstructured environment of the prison yard?
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____ oversee small groups of inmates as they perform tasks in the cafeteria,the prison store,the laundry,and other areas.
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Which pattern of inmate behavior includes following rules and generally doing whatever is necessary to speed up their release so they can continue their chosen careers?
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____ are primarily administrators who deal directly with the warden on custodial issues.
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The unwritten judicial policy that favors noninterference by the courts in the administration of prisons and jails is
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