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2. Which aim of sentencing is revenge associated with?

  • Denunciation
  • Deterrence
  • Retribution
  • Incapacitation

3. What does the threat of punishment do?

  • It reinforces moral boundaries and acceptable conduct
  • It adds an element of revenge for society
  • It deters others from committing similar offences.
  • It rehabilitates the community

4. What is individual deterrence?

  • The punishment will be so unpleasent that the offender will not want to reoffend.
  • It prevents others from carrying out similar behaviour but also to set acceptable standards
  • It is only concerned with the crime committed and not any othe aim
  • This reinforces moral boundaries and acceptable conduct.

5. What is retribution?

  • It is punishing the offender because he has committed a crime against the state.
  • Is to reduce crime by the threat of example of punishment.
  • This reinforces moral boundaries and acceptable conduct.
  • This is when it is deemed necessary to protect the public by restricting the offender from the public domain.


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