4 How does the justice system help rehabilitation? The parole system incentivises good behaviourTo get parole initiallyWhen you are out of prison on paroleWe can provide rehabilitation services to criminals like educationConciliation between victims and perpetrators
5 How does the criminal justice system hurt rehabilitation? Resentment of society and the stateCreation of criminal networksDifficulty of getting a job outside of prisonAustralia has a 50% recidivism rate
9 Why do prisons deter people Rational choice theoryDiscursive changes in the way we think about crime
10 Why might the deterrent effect fail?? Criminals are often really irrationalLack educationCrimes of passionEconomic desperation/drug addiction etc.People are optimistic that they won’t get caughtSometimes it is basically impossible to enforce crimes (rape, drugs)
14 What can we do with these concepts? Think about how the model makes the things we have discussed better/worse
15 Then analyse stakeholders with them Will crime go up or down as a result of this model?How will prisoners be affected by it?Will it be more moral/just?
16 Helpful Rule of ThumbYour stakeholders should generally be the way you structure/label your argumentsWhat does this do to levels of crime?How does this help the recovery of victims?How does this impact perpetrators?The content of your arguments can then use the four pillars
17 Remember! There is no universal template Which of the four pillars you deploy depends on the debate, you have to think through which issues the model is really affecting
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