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  1. c. The creation of intermediate sanctions
  2. a. Expulsion from school to target for outside programming
  3. b. A double gate that control all transportation in and out of the prison perimeter.
  4. b. Bridewell
  5. d. Prisons are declining in use
  1. a 9. What is a sally port?
    a. A derogatory term for an inmate.
    b. A double gate that control all transportation in and out of the prison perimeter.
    c. The main entrance door to a prison
    d. The mess hall
  2. b 5. The prevention ideology contains all of the following concepts except
    a. Expulsion from school to target for outside programming
    b. A focus on a child's social and emotional problems
    c. A focus on the individual and the environment around him or her
    d. Programs that generally begin in the school
  3. c 1. A work house, created for employment and housing in London during the 16th century, is called:
    a. Brank
    b. Bridewell
    c. Stocks
    d. Sanctuary
  4. d 5. Corrections is an important field of study because of all the following except
    a. A. corrections is undergoing rapid change
    b. Interests in reducing crime and safety
    c. Corrections impacts ordinary individuals everyday
    d. Prisons are declining in use
  5. e 16. There were several events that coincided between 1975 and 1985 to create prison population boom. Which of the following is not a reason for this dramatic increase in prisoners?
    a. The War on Drugs
    b. The shift to conservative beliefs to deal with crime
    c. The creation of intermediate sanctions
    d. "baby boom" group in crime-prone age range

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 9. For deterrence to work, punishment must be all of the following except
    a. A. closely linked to behavior that one wishes to stop
    b. Swift
    c. Harsh
    d. Certain
  2. 3. William Penn, and the Pennsylvania Quakers, created a body of laws called the
    a. A. Code of Draco
    b. Great Law
    c. Sumerian code
    d. Hammurabic code
  3. 11. Which of the following types of correctional control is not considered to be a form of intermediate sanction?
    a. Probation
    b. Intensive supervised probation
    c. Electronic monitoring
    d. House arrest
  4. 13. The period of transition, from 1935 to 1960, was marked by all the following except
    a. The dismantling of the "fortress" type prisons
    b. Effort to rehabilitate offenders
    c. The first Supermax prison in America
    d. The federal Bureau of Prisons became a national leader in corrections
  5. 2. The theological view of retaliation argues which of the following:
    a. Punishment has a specific beneficial and social consequence
    b. Retaliation fulfills a religious a religious mission
    c. Punishment resolves social discord created by the offense and re-establishes a sense of harmony through requital
    d. Guilt must be washed away through suffering inflicted by punishment

5 True/False questions

  1. a. Treatment providers usually outnumber educational providers.20. Methods of discipline that have been used in the Auburn system include the following except
    a. The refusal to provide meals for violating prison rules
    b. Flogging to maintain control over prisoners
    c. Solitary confinement for violating prison rules
    d. Lockstep formation to maintain control over offenders

          

  2. b. It is available to minimum as well as maximum-security offenders.16. In recent years legislatures have increased control over the sentencing process of their state. Which of the following is not one of the strategies of legislative control?
    a. The introduction of determinate sentencing
    b. The institution of sentencing guidelines
    c. Banning early release to institutionalized offenders
    d. The use of mandatory prison terms

          

  3. b. Home detention may cause "net widening" in punishment.19. Home detention has several advantages over incarceration. Which of the following is NOT one of them?
    a. Home detention generally costs less than incarceration.
    b. Home detention may cause "net widening" in punishment.
    c. Home detention is thought to help control prison population growth.
    d. Home detention offers a flexible alternative for certain offenders (such as pregnant offenders).

          

  4. b. Teach religious doctrine16. The general treatment model has all of the following goals except which listed below?
    a. Motivates inmates toward law-abiding behavior
    b. Teach religious doctrine
    c. Lessens criminal inclinations
    d. Lessens criminal behavior

          

  5. c. A tactic used by officers to create power in union negotiations.4. What is the "blue flu?'
    a. A particularly virulent virus rampantly spreading in prisons.
    b. A code name among correctional officers for a poor administrative decision.
    c. A tactic used by officers to create power in union negotiations.
    d. A code name among correctional officers for administrative power trips.

          

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