Constitutional Rights and Administrative Goals
Please read the attached article. For this assignment, you will develop your outline into a two-to-three-page paper. The goal is to consider constitutional rights of incarcerated persons and administrative objectives for correctional institutions. Additionally, this paper will also have you consider diversity awareness and cultural sensitivity issues in corrections. You will support your work with two scholarly and/or credible resources. Address each of the elements below:
Constitutional rights and administration
-Explain how constitutional rights of incarcerated persons are balanced with the correctional system functions of the jail or prison.
-Explain the mandatory rights that prison administrators must provide incarcerated persons, and how those rights are balanced with the security, safety, court requirements, visits, and other functions of the facility.
-Examine a U.S. Supreme Court case (you may use your selected case from your Week 1 Issues and Constitutional Rights in Corrections assignment) that balances correctional administrative goals with the constitutional rights of incarcerated persons.
Diversity and cultural sensitivity issues
-Explain at least one cultural sensitivity issue and at least one diversity issue in corrections (you may use the cultural sensitivity issue and diversity issue from your Week 1 Issues and Constitutional Rights in Corrections assignment).
-Analyze perspectives on each issue within the context of constitutional rights and administrative functions in corrections.
The Constitutional Rights and Administrative Goals paper
Must be two to three double-spaced pages in length (not including title and references pages) and formatted in APA style.
Must include a separate title page with the following:
Title of paper in bold font
Space should appear between the title and the rest of the information on the title page.
o Student’s name
o Name of institution
o Course name and number
o Instructor’s name
o Due date
Must utilize academic voice.
Must include an introduction and conclusion paragraph. Your introduction paragraph needs to end with a clear thesis statement that indicates the purpose of your paper.
Must use at least three scholarly and/or credible sources in addition to the course text.
Must include a separate references page that is formatted according to APA Style.