After a guilty verdict - studies

1. Who researched the effect of prison situation and roles?

  • Gillis & Nafekh
  • Zimbardo
  • Dooley
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2. Who researched the effect of probation?

  • Mair & May
  • Eberhardt
  • Sherman & Strang

3. What did Sherman and Strang find?

  • There was a significant decrease in recidivism in those who committed violent and property crimes. However, it only works for those offenders who have more personal victims.
  • 88% found probation useful. Over 60% felti t helped with problems. 37% said it would stop re offending altogether.
  • Those with 'stereotypical black features' had a 57.5% chance of being given the death penalty.

4. Who researched the effect of depression and suicide?

  • Dooley
  • Gillis & Nafekh
  • Zimbardo

5. What did Mair and May find?

  • 88% found probation useful. Over 60% felti t helped with problems. 37% said it would stop re offending altogether.
  • There was a significant decrease in recidivism in those who committed violent and property crimes. However, it only works for those offenders who have more personal victims.
  • Those with 'stereotypical black features' had a 57.5% chance of being given the death penalty.

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