Need legal help with classical and positivist approaches to punishment

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 Identify 2 specific differences and 2 similarities between classical and positivist  perspective as it relates to punishment.

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1. objective things that can be observed

2. Strong support for state intervention


1. Classical involves applying reinforcement or punishment after a behavior

2.Positivist involves crime i factors other than rational decisions of behavior


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