Criminology

Question1

Whatoccurred to develop more efficient institutional managementtechniques to improve the social control of institutional residents?

Answer

Cafeteriasizes were increased to force social interaction.

Thenumber of cottage parents decreased to build stronger socialrelationships with the residents.

Cottageparents were replaced by staff members commonly called youthsupervisors, youth leaders, cottage supervisors, group supervisors,or group-care workers.

Moreuniversal recreational activities were implemented to increasepositive social interaction among residents.

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Question2

Whichof the following short-term confinements appears to be more like anadult jail?

Answer

Detentioncenter

Attentioncenter

Sheltercare facility

Grouphome

4points

Question3

Medium-securitytraining schools are typically designed with which following type offloor plan?

Answer

Apartment-style

Recreationalcenter

Individualcells

Dormitoriesor cottages

4points

Question4

AlicePropper`s study found that __ was just as prevalent in co-edas in single-sex training schools.

Answer

victimization

staffabuse

homosexuality

drugabuse

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Question5

__centers act as temporary holding places for juveniles as analternative to jail.

Answer

Detention

Diversion

Juvenile

Probation

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Question6

Genderinequality, disproportionate minority contact, and __ are themost troubling aspects of juvenile institutionalization.

Answer

trainingprogram

medicaltreatment

juvenilevictimization

generalmaintenance

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Question7

Whatis the trend in the number of juveniles being held in jail as adultsover the last several years?

Answer

Ithas been decreasing.

Ithas been increasing.

Ithas stayed the same.

Theamount of juveniles held as adults fluctuates greatly.

4points

Question8

Whatdid the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (1974) andamended in 1980 mandate?

Answer

Theestablishment of juvenile prisons for long-term confinement

Theremoval of juveniles from adult prisons in exchange for federalfunding

Theestablishment of schools in all prisons, adult or juvenile

Theability of parents to visit juveniles in lockup, regardless of theseverity of the crime

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Question9

Whichof the following short-term confinements provides more extensiveprogramming and involvement between the residents and the staff, tokeep the offenders stable?

Answer

Detentioncenter

Attentioncenter

Sheltercare facility

Adultjail

4points

Question10

Accordingto the textbook, how many private training schools compared to publicfacilities held offenders in 2003?

Answer

Fourin five

Sixin ten

Twoin three

Twoin five

References

Bartollas,C., &amp Miller, S.J. (2011). Juvenilejustice in America(6th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.