The Offender in the Community / Edition 1

The Offender in the Community / Edition 1

by Todd R. Clear, Harry R. Dammer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534253741

ISBN-13: 9780534253745

Pub. Date: 09/28/1999

Publisher: Brooks/Cole

A thoroughly modern approach to community-based corrections, this comprehensive and logically-organized book presents in a balanced fashion all the alternatives to institutionalization, including electronic monitoring, house arrest, day-treatment, boot camp and fines. The book also emphasizes the human aspects of this growing field.

Overview

A thoroughly modern approach to community-based corrections, this comprehensive and logically-organized book presents in a balanced fashion all the alternatives to institutionalization, including electronic monitoring, house arrest, day-treatment, boot camp and fines. The book also emphasizes the human aspects of this growing field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534253745
Publisher:
Brooks/Cole
Publication date:
09/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
413
Product dimensions:
7.57(w) x 9.46(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Offender in the Community. 2. Key Concepts and Ideas in Community-Based Corrections. 3. The Classification of Crimes and Criminals. 4. Offenders in the Community Through History. 5. Offenders Under Diversion. 6. Probation. 7. Parole. 8. Intermediate Sanctions. 9. Community Corrections: Past, Present, and Future. 10. Managing Risk. 11. Reducing Risk Through Correctional Treatment. 12. Promoting Justice in the Community. 13. Juvenile Justice and Community Corrections. 14. The Future of the Offender in the Community. Glossary. Index.

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