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Discipline Through Time: The Evolution, Ethics, and Impact of Correction Through Punishment

Aaron Locklear

"Discipline Through Time: The Evolution, Ethics, and Impact of Correction Through Punishment" is a comprehensive investigation piece that delves into the rich history of discipline, tracing its development from the dawn of civilization to the modern era. The book's objective is not just to present chronological facts about punitive systems that societies have followed, but to evaluate these systems in the light of sociocultural, psychological, and moral contexts that were prevalent during each era.

Each section of the book explores different facets of discipline. From corporal punishment used in classical periods, Middle Ages, Renaissance, and colonial times, to contemporary sentencing practices, a comparative analysis is presented. The ethical implications, societal effects, and alterations like punishments, particularly capital punishment is detailed meticulously. Educational institutions have been a significant platform for the implementation of disciplinary measures. Therefore, two sections have been dedicated to discussing corporal punishment in education. Deliberating over the ethical connotations and societal implications forms the crux of these chapters.

A unique aspect of the book is its exploration of parental accountability. Highlighting the repercussions of negligent parenting raises questions about the need for punitive measures to ensure adequate parental care. Furthermore, it discusses the corruption plague affecting public servants, attempting to uncover the modes of correction required to tackle the issue. The book culminates with a visionary discourse on the future of punishment and the implementation of discipline. By encouraging an open dialogue about the need for stricter punitive measures and policy overhauls, it provides a roadmap for prospective changes. In essence, "Discipline Through Time: The Evolution, Ethics, and Impact of Correction Through Punishment" is not merely a historical account, but an incisive examination and thoughtful evaluation of the disciplinary system through the ages.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: May 21st, 2024
  • Pages: 120
  • Language: English
  • Edition: undefined - undefined
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.25in - 0.38lb
  • EAN: 9798326242877
  • Categories: Penology