What is the socio-political context surrounding this program?

Criminal Justice

Your essay must:

• Be typed in Times New Roman 12-inch font, double spaced and with 1-inch margins.
• Have an introduction and conclusion.
• Have a title page, with your name, student number, date, and course code.
• Contain in-text citations where appropriate as well as a references page in APA style reference formatting (do not email the Professor or TA asking how to cite an academic source.

consult the APA guide)
• Use supportive evidence (from at least 6 scholarly sources) including course readings and formal sources such as peer reviewed journal articles which are preferable as they are of higher quality.

• Films, class lectures and guest speakers are excluded sources.

• Be approximately 6 pages of text (not including the title page and the references page)

Task: Research and critically examine one rehabilitative intervention program utilized with a segment of the prison population. In doing so, you are to provide a detailed description of the program itself and using supportive evidence, address the following questions:

• What issue(s) does the program attempt to address?
• For whom is the program intended for?
• What theory(ies) underlie the program?
• What are the strengths of the program?
What is the socio-political context surrounding this program?
• What are the weaknesses of the program?
• Is the program effective?