Does the American prison system serve as a deterrent to crime in our country? Support your response.

Module 4 Short Paper Assignment For this assignment, you are to construct a brief paper/ essay of 550 – 750 words (not including the title page and references page) that discusses your perspectives on one of the following:
 
Does the American prison system serve as a deterrent to crime in our country? Support your response.
 
. Be sure to follow these guidelines:
• Use APA format for your paper  •
Include a title page and references page
• professional resources (i.e., journal articles) to support your work
• Include appropriate citations and references for all source material (including the text)
 
source to use – please copy and paste in address bar.-
http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDQQFjADahUKEwiC_quwsY3GAhWWFJIKHWLrCbs&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sentencingproject.org%2Fdoc%2Fdeterrence%2520briefing%2520.pdf&ei=9YF8VcKvOZapyATi1qfYCw&usg=AFQjCNFUSvPgAwAS3Hf9g8273xAHuV_ofw&sig2=Q2PkVEW8tAOgtuis9xqEkA&bvm=bv.95515949,d.aWw
 

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