Crime and Punishment

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CRIME
an act against the law
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JUDGEMENT
the act of judging people and their actions
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LAW
rules made by parliament and enforceable by all the courts
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CAPITAL PUNISHMENT
the death penalty for a crime or offence
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DETERRENCE
the idea that punishments should be of such a nature it deters people from commiting them
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REHABILITATION
restore to normal life
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JUSTICE
a due allocation of reward and punishment/the maintenance of what is right
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SIN
an act against God
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ADICTION
a recurring compulsion to engage in activity regardless of its bad effects
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RESPONSIBILITY
being responsible for one's actions
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Why do we need laws?
Groups - live; Rewards - people; Organised - no chaos; Protect - weak; Thomas Aquinas - all laws should be just
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4 types of punishments!
retribution, deterrence, reform, protect
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D) 'It is do good trying to reform criminals'
Agree: no remorse, retribution, tax payers. Disagree: stuck in their ways, background, 'love your neighbour'
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C) Why is justice important to Christians?
Jesus - share with the poor, judgement day, 'eye for an eye', church says we should work to justice
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C) Why is justice important to Muslims?
Qur'an - god is just, stewards, interest - 3rd World, Zakah - charity
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non-religious views on capital punihment
agree- deterrence, retribution, protect the victims/society. disagree - prision is worse than death, terrotist to martyrs, innocent people
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catholic views on capital punishment
for: bible does it, church never taken back past statements, the church has used it as a punishment. Against: life is sacred, Jesus disagreed with an eye for an eye, cross to reform us,
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muslims views on capital punishment
Agr: Muhammad agreed, 3 crimes for death, its in the qur'an Dis: blood money and the qur'an isn't compulsary
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Christian views on alcohol and drugs
for: water ---> wine, Jesus drank it, alcoholic wine can be served at communion, stop drinking just water and drink a bit of wine. Agan: human body is a temple, you wont be able to follow God properly, obey the law
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Muslims views on alcohol and drugs
agains: qur'an satan will stop you from praying, karma ---> forbidden, d/a is a form of suicide
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JUDGEMENT

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the act of judging people and their actions

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LAW

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CAPITAL PUNISHMENT

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DETERRENCE

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