Offender in the Community / Edition 2

Offender in the Community / Edition 2

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Offender in the Community / Edition 2

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.

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ISBN-13: 9780534595265
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 08/28/2002
Edition description: REV
Pages: 528
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(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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