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Quiz 9 :

The Staff World: Managing the Prison Population

Quiz 9 :

The Staff World: Managing the Prison Population

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Inmates' beliefs that a correctional officer can and will punish disobedience give the officer _____ power.
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A correctional officer who provides commodities to the inmate population is exhibiting the personality type of a _____.
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The tension between prison staff members and inmates that arise out of the correctional setting is called a _____.
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While blacks account for 12% of the U.S.population they account for _____ of the correctional workforce.
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Which of the following statements is true of gain time?
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Psychologists,psychiatrists,medical doctors,nurses,medical aides,teachers,counselors,caseworkers,and ministers are called _____.
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Majors,captains,lieutenants,sergeants,and correctional officers charged primarily with maintaining order and security in a prison are called _____.
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_____ power results from inmates' perceptions that certain correctional officers have valuable skills.
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_____ power flows from "persuasive diplomacy."
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Tom is a correctional officer who gives orders and enjoys the feeling of power that comes from ordering prison inmates.He is exhibiting the personality type of a _____.
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_____ power gives officers the formal authority to command.
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Which of the following is true of the officers code in a prison?
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_____ are most directly involved in managing the inmate population through daily contact with inmates.
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The normal patterns of behavior expected of those holding particular social positions in prisons are called _____.
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Which of the following groups would be most involved in encouraging prisoners to participate in educational,vocational,and treatment processes?
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Aaron is a correctional officer who believes that close associations with inmates will make it easier to control them.He is exhibiting the personality type of a _____.
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The patterns of behavior expected of correctional staff members in particular jobs are called _____.
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Wardens,superintendents,assistant superintendents,and others charged with operating the institution and its programs and with setting policy are called _____.
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The beliefs,values,and behavior of correctional officers are known as the _____.
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Assigning desirable jobs to inmates with the intent of inducing cooperation is called _____ power.
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