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Homework Help: CJS230- Corrections

Posted by Shawn on Friday, June 4, 2010 at 9:51pm.

Final Project: A World Apart
Germany and America

· Resources: Appendix A and Corrections: The Fundamentals

· Select a country outside of the United States and research its correctional system.

· Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in APA format comparing the American correctional system with that of a foreign country.

o Compare the correctional system of the foreign country(Germany) you chose with the American correctional system in terms of the following:

· Type of system and institutions

· Management

· Population and privatization

· Security levels, if applicable

· Prison life

· Viewpoint on rehabilitation and programs, if any

· One type of parole system

· View on probation and community corrections

· An important reformation-type amendment that significantly changed the rights of the prisoners, similar to the Eighth Amendment or Section 1983 reform

o Discuss your opinion of the foreign country’s correctional system as compared to that of the United States.

· Decide the more effective correctional system, the foreign country’s system or the United States’ system.

· Explain your rationale.

· Explain your thoughts on whether any aspects of the United States’ correctional system should be adopted or perhaps changed to reflect aspects of the foreign country’s correctional system.

· Cite at least three outside references to support your research and rationale.

I am writing this paper on Germany and America, but not finding too much about Germany at all. I found someones posting on here with the same question, and checked out the websites offered, but they don't really give the kind of info I am needing...Help! This thing is due in a couple days and I am stressing out...any help given would be greatly appreciated!! Thanks!

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