The Criminal Justice System: It’s Effectiveness and Controversy

1. Of the 3 major criminal justice system components (police, courts, corrections), which do you believe has had the most success in achieving the dual criminal system’s goals of controlling crime while upholding individual due process rights? Support your position. Give an example. In order for the criminal justice system (CJS) to work fluidly and in conjunction with the citizens […]

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For the Time Being – Reader Response

Annie Dillard‘s book, “For the Time Being” is a literary work that focuses on her own travels to China and Israel, as well as the travels of spiritual paleontologist Teilhard de Chardin.  This particular excerpt of Dillard’s book centers on the uncovering of thousand-year old Chinese clay soldiers buried alongside China’s first emperor, Emperor Qin. […]

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