The Pros And Cons Of Prison And Educating The Offenders

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How to treat criminals has been a source of very intense debates for centuries. A typical punishment for most committed crimes whose penalty is not sentencing to capital punishment, is imprisoning. This view has been challenged by a number of the very recent sociologists, who think that a couple of alternative solutions other than sending those society members to jail should be adopted. Thinking about this subject, I would believe that a combination of prison and educating the offenders is the best solution as it will be discussed here.
Firstly, should detaining in jail as a punishment be lifted and education and training entirely replaces it, such punishment would lose its deterrent role. That means the criminals’ tendency to commit crimes

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