Criminal Justice Study Set 1

Criminal Justice

Quiz 14 :

Prison Life

Quiz 14 :

Prison Life

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One of the leading formative influences on the staff culture of corrections officers is the
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Career female offenders who have adapted to prison life and generally keep to themselves represent which style of adaptation to prison life?
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In prison argot,"crack kids" are
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Which of the following best describes female offenders?
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More than half of the children of female prisoners never visit their mothers during the period of incarceration.Which of the following is not a reason for the lack of visits?
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The ten years between 1970 and 1980 have been called the ________ of prison riots.
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The socialization of inmates into the prison subculture is called
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Gresham Sykes identified the pains of imprisonment as ________ that prisoners experience.
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According to John Irwin,an inmate who takes advantage of the positive experiences the prison has to offer is a(n)
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Which type of inmate is most likely to think of prison as his home?
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Many sexually aggressive inmates in prison continue to participate in gang rapes because they
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The ________ model of prison culture suggests that inmates bring values,roles,and behavioral patterns from the outside world.
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Most female inmates are housed in
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What is prison argot?
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What is civil death?
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Soon after the hands-off doctrine ended,________ began intervening in the running of prisons in multiple states.
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Which of the following is probably not a total institution?
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An inmate organization whose members act together to pose a threat to the safety of corrections staff or the public is a(n)
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Which of the following statements about the prison subculture is false?
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The two main issues that concern prison staffers are custody and
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