Read Comparative Criminology on pp. 278-79 (attached).
Answer the following questions:
1-How would a conservative reply to a call for more restorative justice? How would a restorative justice advocate respond to a conservative call for more prisons?
2-Consider recent changes in American culture, how would a power-control theorist explain recent drops in the U.S. crime rate?
3-Is conflict inevitable in all cultures? If not, what can be done to reduce the level of conflict in our own society?
4-If Marx were alive today, what would he think about the prosperity enjoyed by the working class in industrial societies? Might he alter his vision of the capitalist system?