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1. Individual Assignment: Life in Prison
• Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word paper answering the following:
o In what way, if any, has your understanding of prison life changed since reading the course’s assigned readings and ERR articles?
o From your readings, describe what policies you would enforce which might aid in an inmate’s adjustment to prison.
o How does an inmate’s need for respect, hope, and safety contribute to correctional policy?
o What changes in correctional policy would you suggest be implemented in the various correctional facilities (state or federal)?
o What are your beliefs on why people become criminals? Explain your rationale.
• Use at least three academic sources other than course readings to support your answer.
• Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.