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283. The Psychology of Custodial Sentencing

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This Psychology Factsheet outlines the psychology of custodial sentencing. The Factsheet includes Exam Hints, and the worksheet gives you the opportunity to apply what you have learned to exam-style questions. Words in bold are explained in the glossary and there is a reference list at the end.

The examiner will expect you to be able to:

  • Outline the aims of custodial sentencing as a way of dealing with offender behaviour.
  • Evaluate the aims of custodial sentencing as a way of dealing with offender behaviour.
  • Outline the psychological effects of custodial sentencing.
  • Evaluate the psychological effects of custodial sentencing.

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April 2022

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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