Institutionalization is a painful process for most youthful offenders. Analyze and discuss at least three of the most troubling aspects of juvenile institutionalization.
Hope all is well. It appears that your assignment is pretty straightforward in the sense that your course instructor is asking you to ANALYZE and DISCUSS the issue that's been stated.
Okay, so let's get started by evaluating the first sentence: Institutionalization is a painful process for most youthful offenders.
Institutionalization essentially means that the juvenile is being detained in some capacity under some type of court order. Your instructor is focusing on the "painful process," which obviously has a negative connotation meaning that being institutionalized is not a pleasant experience for most youthful offenders. So, the focus is on the "negativeness, the troubles, challenges, etc." of being institutionalized. That is our focus.
Now the second question is what your instructor will be honing in on when grading your ...
Institutionalization for young offenders is examined. The expert analyzes and discusses at least three of the most troubling juvenile institutionalization.