|Course Name||The Theory and Practice of Punishment|
|Course Code||CLWP 6786|
|Pre/Anti-requisites||Anti-requisite: LAW 6786P - The Theory and Practice of Punishment|
This course examines the theoretical and empirical underpinnings of criminal law through an examination of the classic and modern debates about punishment. Key concepts such as deterrence, rehabilitation, incapacitation, retribution and denunciation are critically examined. Topics include strict discipline, privatization of prisons, conditional sentences, aboriginal sentencing circles and the New Zealand Family Group Conference.
|Specialization||Criminal Law and Procedure|
|CPD Hours||Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email firstname.lastname@example.org|
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