Answered By: Matt Stevons
Last Updated: Jun 27, 2017     Views: 3176

To find information about this topic, begin your search on the Library welcome screen. In the search box type :
punishment "united states"

Include the quotation marks around "united states".  They tell the system to look for the words together, next to each other, in a phrase. Then click the Search button:

 

One of the items that may populate is an ebook titled:  Crime and Punishment in the United States

Click ebook full text to open it

 

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Other searches to try:

sentencing criminals

crime punishment "united states"

The try combining these terms about Offenders or the Criminal justice system

Offenders, Prisoners, Criminals, Convicts, Felons, Criminal Justice, Criminal law, Criminal procedure, Crime

…with terms related to punishment:

Punish, Punishment, Corrections, Correctional system, Prisons, Sentencing, Alternative sentencing

Like this, for example:  offenders and punishment

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