The Correctional System
... CORRECTIONAL SYSTEM The Correctional System: An Overview of the 19th, 20th, and 21st Century Approaches
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The eras that are going to be discussed in the correctional system here are
going to be from 1800, 1900, 1920-1950, and 2000. Basically, these are the systems in place in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries, respectively.
Since every era is different, in every era there were certain policies, ways of dealing with prisoners, and ways of incarcerating prisoners, that were manifold. There is much evidence of this.
For example, in the 1800's one was much more likely to have to sit on a cot in a ...