Smart Sentencing: The Emergence of Intermediate Sanctions / Edition 1

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Alternatives to prison and incarceration are explored in this volume. The contributors discuss intensive probation supervision, electronic monitoring, home confinement, shock incarceration, day reporting centres, the use of fines, split sentencing and the controversial issues surrounding alternative punishments. In conclusion, they look at the future of intermediate sanctions considering the many questions posed by criminal justice professionals and students.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780803941656
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 8/20/1992
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 368
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Joan Petersilia, Arthur J Lurigio and James M Byrne
The Emergence of Intermediate Sanctions
The Emergence of Intensive Probation Supervision Programs in the United States - Arthur J Lurigio and Joan Petersilia
Intensive Supervision Programs for Drug Offenders - Joan Petersilia, Susan Turner and Elizabeth Piper Deschenes
Home Confinement Programs - Marc Renzema
Development, Implementation and Impact
Electronically Monitored Home Confinement - Terry L Baumer and Robert I Mendelsohn
Does it Work?
Electronic Monitoring of Drug Offenders in California - Ronald K Watts and Daniel Glaser
Emerging Technofallacies in the Electronic Monitoring Movement - Ronald P Corbett, Jnr and Gary T Marx
Boot Camp Prisons for Young Offenders - Doris Layton MacKenzie and Dale G Parent
The Use of Fines as an Intermediate Sanction - Sally T Hillsman and Judith A Greene
Monetary Sanctions - George F Cole
The Problem of Compliance
Day Reporting Centers - Jack McDevitt and Robyn Miliano
An Innovative Concept in Intermediate Sanctions
Residential Community Correctional Programs - Edward J Latessa and Lawrence F Travis III
Punishing Labor - Douglas C McDonald
Unpaid Community Service as a Criminal Sentence
The English Experience - J Robert Lilly
Intermediate Treatment with Juveniles
Scaling Intermediate Punishments - Andrew von Hirsch
A Comparison of Two Models
From Net Widening to Intermediate Sanctions - Dennis J Palumbo, Mary Clifford and Zoann K Snyder-Joy
The Transformation of Alternatives to Incarceration from Benevolence to Malevolence
Intermediate Sanctions and the Female Offender - Robin A Robinson
The Development of Intermediate Punishments at the Federal Level - Jody Klein-Saffran
The Effectiveness Issue - James M Byrne and April Pattavina
Assessing What Works in the Adult Community Corrections System
The Long Road from Policy Development to Real Change in Sanctioning Practice - Donald Cochran
The Future of Intermediate Sanctions - Todd R Clear and James M Byrne
Questions to Consider
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