Since your graduation you have decided to pursue a career in corrections. After going through the application process for 16 months you have been hired as a Federal Correctional Officer in your home state; itis very unusual for someone to graduate and then go directly into federal service. The warden likes to pick recent graduates and new hires to give classes to fellow guards so they will have the latest teachings from the universities. The warden Ms. Sarah Jones has asked you to give such a class on the below listed topics and questions; however she first wants you to write a paper of 23 pages for her review so she can see what the class will entail.
Warden Jones gives you the following principles and questions:
One of the first prison systems was called the Pennsylvania System. The ideology of this system was used in the Eastern State Penitentiary in the early 1800s. This system had very definite ideas on how a prison should be organized and managed. The operation of this prison was based onthe following5 general principles (Clear Cole & Reisig 2006):
Discuss the following:
Clear T. R. Cole G. F. & Reisig M. D. (2006). American corrections. (7th ed.). Belmont CA: Thomson/Wadsworth.