RE Unit 8 Crime and Punishment keyterms

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addiction
a recurring compulsion to engage in an activity regardless of its bad effects
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capital punishment
the death penalty for a crime
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crime
an act against the law
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deterrence
the idea that punishment should be of such a nature that it will put people off committing crimes
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judgement
the act of judging people and their actions
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justice
due allocation of reward and punishment
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law
rules made by Parliament and enforceable by the courts
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reform
the idea that punishment should try to change criminals so that they will not commit crime again
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rehabilitation
restore to normal life
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responsibility
being responsible for one's actions
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retribution
the idea that punishment should make criminals pay for what they have done wrong
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sin
an act against the will of God
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the death penalty for a crime

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capital punishment

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an act against the law

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the idea that punishment should be of such a nature that it will put people off committing crimes

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the act of judging people and their actions

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