Criminal Justice Practice

Criminal Justice

Quiz 11 :

Court Methods and Challenges: Sentencing and Punishment

Quiz 11 :

Court Methods and Challenges: Sentencing and Punishment

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Which model included the idea that criminals are mentally ill and emphasized treatment?
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A punishment that is meant to persuade others and the offender that crime is not worthwhile is most closely aligned with which goal of punishment?
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C

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Placing an offender in an environment in which he or she is unable to commit future crimes is known as ______.
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The United States currently utilizes which model of corrections?
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Which of the following is a true statement regarding the death penalty?
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Which goal of punishment traces its roots to the Old Testament adage of "an eye for an eye; a tooth for a tooth?"
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Public support for the death penalty for offenders who murder young children would be most closely aligned with which goal of punishment?
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An offender's desire to avoid unpleasant consequences is most closely aligned with which goal of punishment?
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What is the most important factor in determining an offender's sentence?
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A woman is robbed by an armed 15-year-old male after she attends a sporting event in a downtown area.During the sentencing hearing, the woman notes that the offender is young and should be given a sentence that allows him to change his ways to become a productive member of society.Which of the following punishments is the woman advocating for?
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During a victim impact statement, the mother of someone who was murdered advocates the death penalty as vindication for her slain child.She continues to note that she believes the offender will never experience remorse for his actions or change.Which type of punishment is the mother advocating for?
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In which model of corrections were offenders separated from each other in order to reflect upon their criminal behavior and expected to work 10 hours a day, 6 days a week?
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In a discussion about different models of punishment and crime, your friend, Wanda, notes that she believes prisons interfere with an offender's ability to reintegrate into society.With which model of correction does this most align?
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Attempting to reform an offender through treatment or educational programs with the goal of turning the offender from crime is best described by which goal of punishment?
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Revoking Internet access from a habitual cybercriminal to keep him from committing crimes online is an example of which type of punishment?
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Which model of punishment viewed fixed sentences, lockstep, and isolation as destructive to inmate initiative?
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Who can influence the sentencing decision by agreeing to engage in plea negotiations and by arguing certain points to the judge to enhance the sentencing penalty?
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The ______ Jail introduced the use of solitary confinement as a means to reform inmates.
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Which of the following would be an example of incapacitation?
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Which of the following reflects the progressive model of corrections?
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