Dr. Jaquetta Stevens (Standard Copyright License)
May 1, 2017
College Paper discussesSociety’s response to crime has changed over the past century. The approach of rehabilitation in the 1960's has gradually been replaced with a “get tough on crime” approach, bringing in mandatory sentencing laws and long prison sentences. Regardless of the approach, crime continues to be a problem, and recidivism for some crimes and some offenders remains high. In this assignment, you will explore society’s response to crime and different concepts of justice.