Definition of "penology"
  1. The study within the field of criminology focusing on the management of prisons and the treatment of those who have committed crimes
How to use "penology" in a sentence
  1. The course on penology provided insight into effective prison management strategies.
  2. As a criminology student, one must have a thorough understanding of penology to ensure fair treatment of offenders.
  3. Penology plays an important role in the rehabilitation and management of offenders.

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