Presentation on theme: "Why should we study Crime and Punishment and what are your own attitudes towards it? L.O you will: 1)Form your own opinions on the relevance of studying."— Presentation transcript:
Why should we study Crime and Punishment and what are your own attitudes towards it? L.O you will: 1)Form your own opinions on the relevance of studying crime and punishment 2)Consider your own views on crime and punishment in todays society
Why should we bother studying the history of crime and punishment? On your sugar paper record your thoughts and debates in your groups and be ready to summarise it for the rest of the class
What kind of crime do we read about today? Study the following headlines from the news last week and for each one consider these questions: What type of crime is the headline is about? Why do you think this crime is gaining coverage in the national news? Do you think this crime reveals anything about our society today? Are any of these crimes exclusive to our modern society?
Young brothers admit boys' attack http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/south_yorkshire/8233822.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/south_yorkshire/8233822.stm Lorry girls mother tells of her pain http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/8236558.stm When exactly does public nakedness become a crime? http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/8235959.stm Woman 'blackmailed Botox doctor http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/berkshire/8236866.stm Johnson's web expenses rejected http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/8235749.stm NHS 'failed' over cannibal killer http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8234249.stm