Touchstone 1: Developing a Research Plan SCENARIO: Imagine that you
October 15, 2021
Assignment Content The CEO of the manufacturing company (ABC) you
October 15, 2021

Since 1985, women incarceration rates have nearly doubled. More and

Since 1985, women incarceration rates have nearly doubled. More and more women are receiving prison sentences due as a result of their involvement in criminal activity. A growing topic in corrections has been the supervision of women in correctional facilities.

This video examines mass incarceration and women (TEDx Talks, 2018):

https://law.jrank.org/pages/1805/Prisons-Prisons-Women-Problems-unmet-needs-in-contemporary-women-s-prison.html

https://www.apa.org/pi/ses/resources/indicator/2019/04/incarcerated-women

https://www.sentencingproject.org/issues/women/

  • Identify three problems surrounding the incarceration of women in prison.
  • What are the long and short term consequences of these problems?
  • Which of these problems do you believe to be the most damaging?
    • Why are these problems so damaging?
    • What are the long-term consequences of these problems?
    • How would you address these problems?