Prisons and Prisoners How did the English convict prison system aim to rehabilitate prisoners both mentally and physically during the period 1853-1948?Discuss
Overpopulation in Prison 12 pages on the overpopulation in prisons. What can be done to improve it, what are the causes, who does it affect most, how does it affect prisoners and the criminal justice system. Need an annotated bibliography as well using some of the sources I can provide.
Description Explain how experience, identity and desistance of individual prisoners can be seen and interpreted.
Discuss: Criminalization of sodomy in Kenya and its effect on reporting of sexual assault among Kenyan male prisoners.
‘They experienced the deep suffering of all prisoners and all exiles, which is to live with a memory which serves no purpose’ (Albert Camus, The Plague). Discuss the treatment of memory in any relevant texts on the module
1 Do you agree with Karl Marx’s theory of class consciousness (specifically, for our purposes, the idea that working class consciousness does not yet match the existing social reality)? Relativists argue that truth depends on one’s culture. In a sense, Hegel and Marx agree; however, they both think that “truth” is changing (or moving towards) […]
DISCUSSION PROMPT: Read/watch/complete the material in slides 1-12 of the “Reading Selections” power point. Discuss this question for this discussion assignment: Do you think prisoners should be allowed to donate organs? Why or why not? THEN RESPOND TO THIS Although many may differ, I believe that the organs of prisoners should not be donated to […]