How did Crime and Punisment impact the medievel ages (Crime and Punishment…
How did Crime and Punisment impact the medievel ages
Effect on other people (education)
Did the people learn from the crimes and punishments
Scolds bride was an effective device
Woman punished had to wear it and suffer if they tried to talk
Aim of punishments wasn't politically correct
They did still work
Did not stop rebellions
Law and police were not around
People lived in fear they would be the next victim
Guilty until proven innocent
Crime and Punishment in daily lives.
How were people punished for these crime
How did this affect the people actions
Woman that would be rude and gossip would have to wear a Scold's Bridle. The purpose would be for the person unable to speak.
People that were unable to do their jobs correctly would be put in stocks to cause public embarrassment
Why were crimes punished
Purpose of a strict crime and punishment system
Ultimately, the purpose was to keep order in the society.
To keep the order in the communities they made people fear the punishments. Such as hangings and torture.
Reactions and thoughts of the people in society
Many punishments would be to humiliate the person
Devices like stocks and scolds bride were punishment tools
People were entertained by the people in the devices
Crimes in the medieval ages were stopped
Did not stop people committing crimes in anger
Committing treason against the rule was a common crime because of this