Hi, I need assistance with the following questions related to the American corrections system.
Question: Identify and discuss the historical development of corrections in the United States and its influences.
- How has corrections evolved since the early years of the United States? Explain.
- What were the major milestones in corrections throughout U.S. history? Explain.
Question: Define the term penitentiary.
- From where was the concept derived? Explain.
Question: Describe and explain the rationale behind the following models:
- Penitence model
- Reformatory model
- Medical model
- Reintegration model
- Community-based corrections
- Crime-control model
Question: Discuss the major components and pros and cons of each above model.
- Which model is mainly used today? Provide examples