Question Description

I’m working on a criminal justice question and need guidance to help me learn.

  1. Consider the elements of punishment that Beccaria. Which of these is most important to deterring individuals from committing crime?
  2. Summarize Beccaria’s thoughts on capital punishment. Explain why you might or might not agree with Beccaria.
  3. Define your understanding of “human agency”. Why is this important to deterrence theory?