Research Paper

The Ethics of Prisons: Unethical and Ethical Issues

4 pages | 890 words

This essay looks at the ethical and unethical issues surrounding prisons, in order to try and answer the question of whether prisons are inherently unethical or not. It discusses issues such as the lack of training in practical skills, the lack of education, the forced religious teachings, the lack of conjugal rights, the treatment of homosexual prisoners, the issue of rape, and the death penalty.