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

With only a handful of exceptions, most convicted criminals will be released back to the streets, sometimes to live in the same communities where they were caught and convicted. Clear and Dammer's thought-provoking look at community corrections and the reality of "offenders among us" offers a full range of new and traditional approaches for safely bringing past…  See more details below

Overview

With only a handful of exceptions, most convicted criminals will be released back to the streets, sometimes to live in the same communities where they were caught and convicted. Clear and Dammer's thought-provoking look at community corrections and the reality of "offenders among us" offers a full range of new and traditional approaches for safely bringing past offenders into the community. The Offender in the Community includes comprehensive, cutting-edge discussion of new sanctions and risk management. Standard approaches such as parole and probation are also covered.

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

Preface
1The Offender in the Community1
2Offenders in the Community Through History31
3The Classification of Crimes and Criminals58
4Building Community Corrections81
5Managing and Reducing Risk in Community Corrections110
6Offenders Under Diversion156
7Intermediate Sanctions196
8Probation244
9Promoting Justice in the Community303
10Parole343
11Special Offenders in the Community397
12The Juvenile Offender in the Community427
13The Future of the Offender in the Community468
Glossary479
Index486

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