Answer each question in a minimum of 150 words. MUST USE provided material (PDF book) along with 3 other sources to help answer questions. Be sure to place in-text citations through out each “says who” fact of a paragraph. DO NOT PLAGIARIZE. Reference for the PDF “Schmalleger, F., & Smykla, J. O. (2015). Corrections in the 21st century (7th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education”
1.) In a narrative format, discuss the key facts and critical issues presented (economic realities and corrections:prisons).
2.) What arguments do critics make against prison industry programs such as UNICOR?
3.) What arguments do supporters make for the continued use of prison industry programs?
4.) As the newly appointed director of prison programming, you are tasked with determining what programs are vital to the effective and efficient operation of your prison. What reasons would you give your boss for including education, industry, recreation, and health care programs for prisoners? Are there any programs for which you would not advocate?
5.) In a narrative format, discuss the key facts and critical issues presented, should parole be abolished?
6.) What are the arguments for discretionary release? For mandatory release?
7.) How can parole be used as an incentive to control and influence inmate behavior?
8.) You are the director of the paroling agency in your state. You want to help reduce crowding and the money your state spends on prisons. Your state currently uses mandatory release for all inmates. What method of release would you suggest to legislators that the paroling agency use? Should it be used for all offenders or only those convicted of certain crimes? How would you suggest the paroling agency respond to technical violations committed by offenders on parole?