Research the retribution and incapacitation theories of punishment. In this assignment, you will prepare an essay on the differences and similarities between the retribution and incapacitation theories.
- Using the course materials, library, Web resources, and textbook, address the following in a Word document of 4–5 pages:
- Identify 2 specific differences and similarities between the theories.
- Examine and explain 2 social arguments used to support both theories. Argument topics include the death penalty and costs of incarceration.
- Include any philosophical or social issues that could be used to support either model.
- Please include any situations or social forces that you deem applicable that may have influence over either theory of punishment.
- You must use at least 2 references to support your responses.
- All references and in-text citations should be formatted using APA style.